Former undocumented immigrant and Wall Street executive Julissa Arce encouraged Latinos to vote as she presented her memoir “My (Underground) American Dream,” El Diario/La Prensa reports.
There was a big show of support at a New York court for Martín Batalla Vidal, a Dreamer who is suing over a Texas court decision that blocked expanded DACA and DAPA, El Diario/La Prensa reports.
Looking to be “friendlier and hospitable to its immigrants,” Newark, New Jersey, opened its third center to apply for the city’s municipal ID, Diario de México reports.
The Brooklyn Rail shines a light on Malagasy musicians in New York, telling the story of a little-known community of immigrants from Madagascar.
Little Italy resident John Fratta speaks to Our Town about the Feast of San Gennaro, celebrating its 90th anniversary this year, as well as on growing up in Little Italy and the relationship between Italians in the neighborhood and the Chinese in Chinatown.
In City LImits, Sing Tao Daily reporter Rong Xiaoqing writes about the surprising support for Donald Trump among recent Chinese immigrants in Chinatown.
By offering medical help, housing and legal counseling regardless of immigration status, New York has effectively become a sanctuary city for HIV-positive people, El Diario/La Prensa reports.
Asians and Pacific Islanders who qualify for DACA apply in “disproportionately low” numbers, and a roundtable at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism was held Sept. 1 to highlight the issue. It was attended by representatives from the White House Initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI), the USCIS and New York City-based nonprofits serving the immigrant community.
Asked about Trump’s visit to Mexico, Mexicans in New York expressed their disdain for both the GOP candidate and President Peña-Nieto, Diario de México USA reports.
Movimiento Cosecha protested in front of Trump Tower on August 3, saying that undocumented immigrant labor held build the
El Contralor de la Ciudad de Nueva York Scott M. Stringer escribe en este artículo de opinión para Voices of New York sobre los esfuerzos de su oficina para contactar a más de 1.000 trabajadores a quienes les deben $5 millones en salarios y beneficios, los cuales les fueron negados por contratistas financiados por la ciudad.
New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer is relaunching an effort to reach more than 1,000 laborers who are owed prevailing wages from city contractors who underpaid them.
The City and CUNY launched the DACA Education Initiative, which will offer classes to help youths meet the immigration relief’s educational requirements and be able to apply, El Diario/La Prensa reports.
Elected officials and immigrant taxi drivers support the decision to eliminate an English test as part of the creation of a universal license for all types of vehicles, El Diario/La Prensa reports.
Original DACA beneficiary Martín Batalla is challenging in the New York courts the application of immigration relief by a Texas federal judge, El Diario/La Prensa reports.