New York Immigrant Communities
Undocumented workers still aren't eligible for pandemic relief, so some have decided to stop eating to get Albany's attention
A lack of Muslim funeral services has long posed a serious problem for Queens's Bangladeshi community, but the pandemic has exacerbated the need even more.
Luego de meses, aún no hay información oficial sobre cómo aplicar, quién califica y qué organizaciones están dando el dinero para indocumentados anunciados por la Alcaldía.
Still no official information on how to apply, who qualifies or which organizations are giving out funds
Corona, Queens es actualmente el epicentro de la pandemia. Pero la zona además tiene el mayor número de residentes nacidos fuera del país, la mayor tasa de hacinamiento y de personas sin seguro de salud, de acuerdo a la información del Censo.
Promising soccer player Jhonny Theze fled Haiti after the 2010 earthquake killed his grandmother.
Thirteen people were killed a year ago, many of them immigrants from Ghana
Concerns about transparency, health, and political neglect have residents fighting back.
Despite his defeat, the councilman's campaign marks a new chapter for one of the city's largest immigrant groups.
Alcántara's membership in the Independent Democratic Conference sealed her defeat.