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Bloomberg upgraded the Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs to become a charter agency, which provides direct access to the mayor. He appointed Fatima A.
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A mosaic at Lenox Avenue and 125th Street in Harlem, a neighborhood rapidly changing through housing development.
This is one in a series, to run between now and Election
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A rally for immigrant health and labor reforms on May 1st in Madison Square Park
With Congress mired in the debate over health care, changing the
Photos by Larry Tung
Images from exhibits at the Museum of Chinese in America
A first-generation American born to immigrant parents from Shanghai, China, Helen Zia did not learn Chinese growing up
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The neglected issue of immigration law reform may be about to move front and center again. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York, who will try to steer the
Right photo by Diana Davies from the New York Public Library
Stonewall before and after the riots. In the right photo, the message in the window reads: "We homosexuals plead with
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CONFRONTING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
While domestic violence exists throughout American society, it presents a particularly daunting problem in immigrant communities. Cultural mores, language barriers and fear
One case involves middle-aged gay men at adult bookstores. The other concerns black and Latino teenagers on their way to a wake. One centers around Manhattan, the other in Bushwick.
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With the U.S. Census -- the decennial count of all of us -- slated for next year, New York officials already are taking steps to