Hansi Lo Wang

Hansi Lo Wang appears in the following:

Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump Travel Ban

Thursday, March 16, 2017

A Hawaii judge has halted President Trump's second travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect.


New York City Bodegas And The Generations Who Love Them

Friday, March 10, 2017

Small grocery stores known as bodegas were once the cornerstones of New York City's Puerto Rican community. The industry has transitioned between ethnic groups, including now the Yemeni community.


How America's Idea Of Illegal Immigration Doesn't Always Match Reality

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Border crossers, farm laborers, new arrivals from Mexico: There's no shortage of stereotypes about people living in the U.S. illegally. But the statistics tell a different story.


Refugee Families Will Have To Get A Handle On Revised Travel Order

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Under President Trump's new executive order, refugees can still enter the U.S. until March 16. Advocates are concerned that the upcoming 120-day suspension means others will have to wait for years.


Breaking Down The Nearly 11 Million Unauthorized Immigrants In The U.S.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The number of immigrants staying in the U.S. illegally is estimated to be around 11 million. But demographers say that figure may become harder to track as President Trump ramps up deportations.


Green Card Holders Worry About Trump's Efforts To Curtail Immigration

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Immigrant advocates say they've seen more interest in applying for U.S. citizenship from green card holders since President Trump first announced his travel ban order.


Uber Orders Investigation Into Sexual Harassment Claims

Monday, February 20, 2017

A former engineer for the ride-hailing app Uber published a blog post this weekend claiming that she faced sexual harassment while working at the company. Uber says it's investigating the allegations.


5 Questions After Hearing The Oral Arguments Over Trump's Travel Ban

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

On Tuesday night, lawyers debated the temporary suspension of the president's travel ban. The arguments raised issues about the limits of executive power and the constitutional rights of noncitizens.


Resettlement Groups Glad For Stay Of Trump's Refugee Plan, But Still Worried

Monday, February 06, 2017

Refugees and resettlement agencies around the U.S. are facing uncertainty as the courts decide what happens to the U.S. refugee program, but donations for refugees are piling up as agencies wait.


Protesters Gather At Airports Around The Country

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Protests are taking place at various airports in the U.S. in response to President Trump's executive order on immigration.


Immigrants Greet New Trump Rules With Protest And Worry

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Immigrants who are staying in the U.S. illegally are worried about how President Trump's recent executive order to withhold funds from sanctuary cities could upend their lives.


Voices Of Women's Marchers Across The Country

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Dozens of Women's Marches took place across the U.S. and the world Saturday on President Trump's first full day in office.


A Day After Inauguration Protests, Demonstrators Prepare For Women's March

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Washington, D.C. is filled with visitors for the Women's March on Washington, including young members of the NAACP.


Protesters Prepare For Women's March After Trump's Inauguration

Friday, January 20, 2017

About 200,000 demonstrators are expected to march on the National Mall on Donald Trump's first full day as president. Organizers say they want the rights of all women to be expanded and protected.


'We're Not Going To Be Silent': Protesters Prep For Women's March On Washington

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Tens of thousands of protesters are expected to march in the Women's March on Washington the day after Donald Trump's inauguration. Demonstrators say they want to voice a range of concerns.


Wife Of Orlando Nightclub Shooter Arrested On Federal Charges

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The FBI has arrested the wife of the Orlando gunman who carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Noor Salman is expected to be charged in federal court on Tuesday.


Trump Pressures Congress To Replace Obamacare Quickly

Monday, January 16, 2017

President-elect Donald Trump told The Washington Post he's close to unveiling a health care plan he expects Congress to pass soon. But GOP lawmakers are in no hurry to replace the Affordable Care Act.


After Teenage Mistakes, Pardons Give Second Chances To Ex-Offenders

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

More than a hundred New Yorkers who were convicted of crimes as teenagers are starting the new year with clean slates. They were granted pardons in the first program of its kind in the country.


Advocacy Groups Push For Better Tracking Of Hate Crimes

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Hate crimes are challenging to count. The FBI's annual tally is spotty because of underreporting. Advocacy groups are using their own systems to track a rise of reported attacks since the election.


In New York, Activists Prepare Bystanders To Take Action Against Harassment

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Not sure how to respond if you see a bias-based attack or hate crime in public? Some activists are training people on how best to intervene and not just walk away.