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One Year on From Yang Song’s Death, Asian Sex Worker Advocates Call for Reduced Policing

Arrests of Asian sex workers have declined in 2018 but advocates call for a decrease in the policing of immigrant communities in Queens.

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The Last Harvest

As farmers in the Hudson Valley turn to seasonal workers with H-2A visas, their undocumented counterparts worry about their future.

Undocumented Entrepreneurs: How They Started Businesses Without Papers

The difficulties of navigating immigration policies and running a business.

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ICE Workplace Audits Force Out Immigrant Farmworkers Upstate

The spike in worksite enforcement by ICE hits upstate New York.

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Credit Union Holding Taxi Medallion Loans Shutters, Leaving Drivers in Limbo

Melrose Credit Union, which held as much as $833 million in taxi medallion loans, was liquidated last month.

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Language Gap Drives Growing Asian American Poverty in NYC

A study found that Asian Americans have the starkest wealth divide of any other group

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Farmworkers Struggle to Unionize in New York. Crispin Hernandez May Change That

Crispin Hernandez and the NYCLU are taking on the New York Farm Bureau

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City Council Passes Cap on For-Hire Vehicles

Cab drivers rejoice as Uber condemns the measure.