Jasmine Garsd appears in the following:
Thursday, August 10, 2023
Alt.Latino's Felix Contreras reflects on Latin hip-hop's legacy and presents the best episodes across the show's archive that speak to the diversity of rap across Latin America.
Wednesday, August 02, 2023
New York City Mayor Eric Adams has announced a comprehensive plan to curb gun violence by addressing the root causes, and providing more support for the city's youth.
Tuesday, August 01, 2023
New York City is grappling with an influx of immigrants. The Manhattan shelter that has long been a beacon for asylum-seekers is now at capacity.
Saturday, July 29, 2023
New York City officials say they are overwhelmed by an influx of asylum seekers. Hundreds of immigrants are crowded into at least one detention center.
Thursday, July 27, 2023
There are widespread reports of inhumane conditions at a large migrant shelter in New York City. Some asylum-seekers are living in a camp nearby.
Friday, June 23, 2023
Scrutiny mounts on U.S.-based company OceanGate Expeditions after an implosion is believed to have killed five men aboard a submersible that triggered a multinational search and rescue effort.
Sunday, June 18, 2023
Local non-profits say they are stretched too thin to take on extra cases and some community leaders have said more migrants are not welcome.
Wednesday, June 14, 2023
New York City has been sending asylum seekers to neighboring towns upstate. In many, hostilities against migrants is rising, and local non-profits find themselves ill-equipped to deal with the influx.
Friday, June 02, 2023
To practice law, many states require a character and fitness evaluation, which digs into encounters with law enforcement and mental health. In New York, there's a push to ban the inquiry.
Thursday, June 01, 2023
Singer-songwriter Juan Carlos Formell was born into Cuban music royalty but forged his own path. He was the bassist for Los Van Van, one of the most influential bands from post-Revolution Cuba.
Thursday, May 18, 2023
Some communities are resisting efforts by New York City Mayor Eric Adams to bus migrants to their towns. While wanting to be empathetic, they say they don't have the money to support the new arrivals.
Thursday, May 04, 2023
New York is rolling back some bail reforms it passed earlier to give judges more discretion on who gets released from custody. The move follows criticism of no-bail reform enacted in 2022.
Wednesday, May 03, 2023
The humanitarian aid group Border Kindness leaves water and other aid in areas along the U.S.-Mexico border. They say people are ill-prepared for conditions on uncharted trails.
Friday, April 21, 2023
New York Mayor Eric Adams says the White House needs to honor its promise to help the city provide housing and other support for migrants who are waiting for asylum.
Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Earlier this week, the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing in Manhattan about New York City's crime problem. But experts say there is no problem.
Monday, April 03, 2023
Former President Donald Trump arrives in New York to face charges.
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Residents in California's San Joaquin Valley are assessing damage and what's next for them following a series of strong storms that flooded farms and homes, threatening crops and jobs.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
The latest storm caused more flooding in some areas and brought strong winds. Some residents remain under evacuation orders.
Monday, March 13, 2023
Patterson, New Jersey is trying to fight back against the grip of fentanyl by passing harsher laws. But critics say those laws punish addiction and don't address more serious problems.
Monday, March 13, 2023
The boats are believed to have been bringing migrants into the U.S. The victims who were found at the scene were not wearing a life jackets.