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Residents wait in line to get their vaccine at the The Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center in Far Rockaway on Saturday. The center has been vaccinating 200-300 people on the weekends. Photo: Giulia McDonnell Nieto del Rio for Documented

Far Rockaway Has the Lowest Vaccination Rate in the City. Here’s Why

Misinformation and a fear of missing out on work are preventing residents from getting the COVID-19 vaccine in the geographically isolated neighborhood of Far Rockaway, Queens.

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CoreCivic: One of the Largest Corrections Companies in the US

CoreCivic, one of the largest private correctional facilities in the U.S. operates over 70 facilities, 12 of which have contracts with ICE.

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Federal Judge Bars Public Health Order

Plus: U.S. requiring new citizens and residents to get vaccine, and Biden continued Haitian deportations amid crises

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Migrants Stopped 209,000 Times at Southern Border in August

Plus: 8,000+ migrants waiting under international bridge, and ICE reportedly abandons immigrants with mental illnesses