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By Mirela Iverac : Reporter, WNYC News
Friday, June 27, 2014
By Von Diaz : Feet in Two Worlds
After years of impasse on national and local immigration reform, young activists in the once-monolithic movement are questioning its core goals.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Driven away from their communities by poverty and violence, there has been an influx of undocumented children coming to the U.S. from Central America. They’re crossing the U.S.–Mexican border in alarming numbers—90,000 unaccompanied minors are expected to be apprehended this year.
Friday, March 28, 2014
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Tuesday, February 25, 2014
By Karen DeWitt : NYS Public Radio/WXXI
Assembly Democrats have approved a one house version of the Dream Act, a bill to give college aid to the children of undocumented immigrants. They're now urging the Senate to follow suit.
Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who calls the Dream Act a top priority, blamed opposition among Senate Republicans for ...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Declaring "now is the time" to fix broken immigration laws, President Barack Obama on Tuesday heralded a rare show of bipartisanship between the White House and Senate lawmakers on principles for putting millions of illegal immigrants on a pathway to citizenship, cracking down on businesses that employ people illegally and tightening security at the borders.
Monday, October 01, 2012
Mayor Michael Bloomberg attributes part of the city’s recent growth to the technology sector. Though he expects the city to lead the industry for years to come, Bloomberg said there are still some challenges that need to be overcome, one of which is out of the hands of city government.
Monday, September 10, 2012
By Justin Krebs : IAFC Blogger
Marriage equality. The Dream Act. Reproductive rights. Voter access. These Democrats were bold and certain. They were progressive and passionate.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
Rice made an electrifying re-entry into the political scene on Wednesday, giving a statesman's speech that married a fully articulated worldview with her accomplished biography.