Alexandra Starr is an Emerson fellow at the New American Foundation.
Alexandra Starr appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Thursday, April 03, 2014
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Sunday, April 07, 2013
Immigration reform is in the headlines these days, fanning optimism among many undocumented immigrants and their families. Four and a half years ago, however, a much more sober immigration story seized national attention, when a group of teenagers killed the Ecuadorian immigrant Marcelo Lucero in Patchogue, Long Island. They later admitted they attacked him because of his ethnicity.
Thursday, September 08, 2011
On a recent evening, 19 Latino immigrants who worked on the clean-up efforts at Ground Zero squeezed into the office of Queens-based psychotherapist Jaime Carcamo. He is a proponent of so-called exposure therapy, when patients describe in detail the memories that haunt them.