Latest News for: Immigrant communities


Chicago's response to migrant influx stirs longstanding frustrations among Black residents

The Call 19 Apr 2024
But community leaders are trying to ease racial tensions and channel the public's frustrations into agitating for the greater good ... Labor and immigrant rights organizers have worked for years to tamp down divisions between working class communities.

Friday letters: Question A, Loteria and English in Action

Post Independent 19 Apr 2024
English in Action, with the help of almost 300 tutors and community members, helps immigrants learn English and develop the skills they need to pursue their dreams ... The Center will enable us to serve our entire community better. .

Education Policy Experts Discuss Cradle-to-Career Pathways As Key to Social and Economic Mobility

The Harvard Crimson 19 Apr 2024
The panel featured four education policy experts. Russel W ... “I knew from the age of seven years old that I was the greatest hope for my community and for my family,” said Gutierrez, one of four children of a single immigrant Dominican mother ... .

Puzo vs Coppola, or Triumph Saga vs Tragedy Narrative in the GODFATHER Films, by Jung-Freud

The Unz Review 19 Apr 2024
If Puzo was a Democrat(and I’m guessing he was), it had less to do with idealism than with the Democratic Party doling out more favors to his people, the Italian-American immigrant community.

Beyonce in New Jersey? Not quite, but here are 6 NJ connections to 'Cowboy Carter'

Burlington County Times 19 Apr 2024
Beyonce's album "Act II ... Ricardo Kaulessar covers race, immigration, and culture for For unlimited access to the most important news from your local community, please subscribe or activate your digital account today. Email ... Twitter.

Miss Provo service project aims to provide scholarships to Utah County immigrant students

Provo Daily Herald 18 Apr 2024
“This scholarship is based off of people who have donated in the community to help first-generation or immigrant scholars that have come here and have their student visas that are trying to get an education,” Eaton told the Daily Herald.

Hoadley: Crisis at southern border is being felt in Michigan

Detroit news 18 Apr 2024
Bad immigration policies don’t stop at the border ... Another unintended consequence of out-of-control immigration policies is the stigma created for seasonal migrant workers that visit our rural or agriculture communities for work.

Manatee officials argue over illegal immigration's effects on local hospitals, governments

Herald-Tribune Sarasota 18 Apr 2024
advocating for bipartisan immigration reform at the federal level.". In response, Manatee County Chair Mike Rahn told the Herald-Tribune the meeting was meant as a way to assess the impact illegal immigration could have on the local community.

CU Law to host session on how to start a business

Daily Camera 18 Apr 2024
“We want to empower our immigrant community with vital information,” said Ana Silvia Avendaño Curiel, the city’s racial equity policy adviser.

‘I’m practicing photographic justice’: Corky Lee’s portraits of Asian American life

The Guardian 18 Apr 2024
... as well as everyday happenings in immigrant communities often overlooked by the powers that be.

Despite ‘model minority’ trope, 1 in 10 Asian Americans live in poverty

News India Times 18 Apr 2024
... minority myth is a very real thing for us,” said May yer Thao, president and chief executive of the Hmong American Partnership, or HAP, a nonprofit serving immigrants and refugee communities in St.

Juárez man serving life in New Mexico receives federal prison sentence in immigration case

El Paso Times 18 Apr 2024
“This maximum prison sentence for Talamantes-Romero will prevent him from further violating our immigration laws and protects the public from his violent acts, which sadly included the senseless murder of an innocent woman,” U.S.

Apollo Liquor founder Nick Kolas made everyone his family

Post Bulletin 18 Apr 2024
“His legacy is the community that he built… He made everyone feel like they were a part of his family ... His life in Minnesota started at 18 when he immigrated from Greece to live with his older sisters in Austin.

Slog AM: City Council Keeps "Red Tape" for Affordable Housing Construction, Google Fires 28 Protesting ...

The Stranger 18 Apr 2024
... immigrants, communities of color, LGBTQ+ communities and people experiencing homelessness or at risk of economic displacement," which would mitigate the very apprehension they pretend to have.

Waldameer family member writes series of children's mystery books set at park

GoErie 18 Apr 2024
Seth and Julia's mom works in the Fudge House at Waldameer and also teaches English to immigrants and refugees, which is how Seth and Julia meet many of their friends ... He also taught adults at the Multicultural Community Resource Center in Erie.