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Last month, “Corky Lee on My Mind: A Photographic Tribute” opened at the historic Pearl River Mart, curated as an “homage” to Corky’s philosophy of “photographic justice."
Mourners holding a sign that reads “Corky We Love U '' on the streets of Chinatown. Because of COVID precautions, the traditional ceremony of burning representational gold, silver, and money was done outside. . “Because of Covid precautions, the ceremony was outside, and weaved through various spots that had been important over the last decades to the development of Chinese-American activism. Credit: Alan S. Chin

Corky Lee Remains on Chinatown’s Mind

Corky Lee, the photographer, community activist, and Queens native, passed suddenly last January. The historic Pearl River Mart is currently hosting an exhibit about his legacy.

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Lo que significa la legalización del uso recreativo de marihuana para los inmigrantes en Nueva York

Aunque los defensores de inmigrantes dicen que la legalización del uso recreativo de marihuana es un paso bienvenido para la comunidad inmigrante en Nueva York, los inmigrantes todavía tienen que tomar precauciones si poseen o usan marihuana. Aquí te decimos porque.

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Immigrant Workforce Growing in Wisconsin Dairy Farms

Plus: Poultry plants endangering immigrant workers, states extending health care to immigrants, asylum appointments canceled

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New Jersey Gov. Hasn’t ‘Personally Reviewed’ ICE Contract Bill

Plus: What to expect from Biden in immigration courts, essential workers protest for citizenship in New York