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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
White House photo (c) Pete Souza
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
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A participant at the November 2008 Gay Marriage Rally in New York City
"Civil rights don't wait for the right time. I hope we've cleared that up once and
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More than half of all New York City public school students are immigrants or the children of immigrants, and one out of four is not a native English
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Chinese New Year was one of the few bright moments in this season's economic gloom.
The appointment of upstate U.S. Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand to fill Hillary Clinton's Senate seat
There has been a sharp increase recently in the number of gay men arrested for prostitution at adult video stores in Manhattan.
Anger is building against the police department in the
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As Barack Obama assumes office, New York immigrants have lost jobs and seen their incomes drop. With the recession reverberating throughout the economy, immigrants have reduced the amount
Image from Manhattan Neighborhood Network
Students protest outside of Saigon Grill on University Place, May 4, 2007.
Republic, a popular restaurant that serves Asian noodle by Union Square, is not your typical