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The Right of Religious Groups to Discriminate

Mar 02, 2004

 <ahref="http://www.salvationarmy-newyork.org"target="new">The Salvation Army's determination to impose a religious test on its social service employees has brought them a federal lawsuit from the New York Civil Liberties Unionand opened the whole


The Dream Act

Nov 13, 2003

  After years of waiting for her petition for green card, Yuna Im, then 22 years old, found out that she was a year too old to apply for family based


Bias Violence On Staten Island

Oct 03, 2003

  At the end of a long month of bias-based violence on Staten Island (for details, click on "Links In the News"), the City Commission on Human Rights on September 24


Employing Non-Citizens

Sep 02, 2003

  You are an employer in the city and you want to follow the law. You know that it is illegal to employ anyone not authorized to work in the United