Post Tagged with: "Jose Antonio Vargas"

Jessica Moreno Caycho (center) joined other protesters near Trump Tower on Sept. 5 (Image via video)

Communities React to Plan to End DACA

Government, Immigration, New York September 6, 2017 at 5:01 pm

New Yorkers respond to President Trump’s plan to end the DACA program in this roundup of stories from NYC’s community and ethnic media.

(Photo by Lambert Parong/ Kababayan Media via The FilAm)

Jose Antonio Vargas Considered Moving to Canada

Immigration, Manhattan, Southeast Asian June 20, 2017 at 5:03 pm

At a Know Your Rights forum in Manhattan, Jose Antonio Vargas revealed that he had thought about moving to Canada until he received a call from Nancy Pelosi, reports The FilAm.

Jose Antonio Vargas Detained, Then Released, in Texas

Jose Antonio Vargas Detained, Then Released, in Texas

Featured Posts, Immigration, Video July 15, 2014 at 9:03 pm

The acclaimed journalist and filmmaker was keynote speaker at the CUNY J-School Ippies awards on June 5.

Community and Ethnic Press Feted at Ippies Awards

Community and Ethnic Press Feted at Ippies Awards

Featured Posts, Media, New York, Video, Voices' Picks June 5, 2014 at 10:23 pm

The Center for Community and Ethnic Media at CUNY’s J School distributed awards June 5.

Jose Antonio Vargas (with sign) at a Mitt Romney presidential campaign rally in 2011. (Photo courtesy of Apo Anak Productions via Colorlines)

Jose Antonio Vargas Brings His Story to Big Screen

Immigration, Media, Video May 6, 2014 at 5:17 pm

Colorlines speaks to the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas about his film “Documented,” which takes an intimate look at his experiences as an undocumented immigrant.

Adding a Jewish Face to the Undocumented

Adding a Jewish Face to the Undocumented

Brooklyn, Immigration, Middle Eastern, Voices' Picks July 31, 2013 at 3:51 pm

Roy Naim has “become the Jewish face of activism for immigration reform,” finds the Jewish Daily Forward, in a profile on the Israeli-born Brooklynite, one of only a relative handful of undocumented Jewish immigrants.

Live Radio Show to Cover ‘All Corners of the World’

Live Radio Show to Cover ‘All Corners of the World’

A diverse mix of guests from New York’s diaspora communities, ranging from Filipino journalist Jose Antonio Vargas to photographer Annie Ling to musicans Isaac Katalay and Diego Obregon, came together for the inaugural edition of “Where I’m From,” a radio show launched by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism to showcase new voices in media through live music, reporting and storytelling.

Voices in Focus: A Family Split by ICE, Then Splintered by Social Services

Asian, Culture, Immigration, South American February 20, 2012 at 10:06 am

A petition to reunite a family; a Hasidic custody battle fought on Facebook; Hondurans abroad react to news of prison fire; The Jewish Week crowd-sources its Passover coverage; and a journalist explains why he dropped a personal bombshell.