Post Tagged with: "Little Liberia"

Liberian market on Staten Island (Photo by Yiqin Shen for Voices of NY)

DED for Liberians Extended One Year

African, Staten Island March 28, 2019 at 5:54 pm

The Trump administration has extended the Deferred Enforced Departure protection for Liberians for another year.

Members from the Liberian community gathered together on Sunday in the Christ Assembly Lutheran Church, Staten Island

One Month Left for Some Liberian Immigrants

African, Immigration, Staten Island February 21, 2019 at 5:29 pm

Members of Staten Island’s Liberian community in the Deferred Enforced Departure program explore their options as the protected status comes to an end, reports NY City Lens.

Stuck in Little Liberia on SI

In this video, Prince Thompson, who came here from Liberia for back surgery and was forced to remain because of the Ebola outbreak, reflects on his circumstances and life in Little Liberia.

Stuck in Little Liberia on SI

In this video, Prince Thompson, who came here from Liberia for back surgery and was forced to remain because of the Ebola outbreak, reflects on his circumstances and life in Little Liberia.

Ebola Stigma and ‘Annie Undocumented’

Ebola Stigma and ‘Annie Undocumented’

African, Health, Immigration, Religion, Video October 27, 2014 at 5:07 pm

How has the Ebola hysteria affected the largest Liberian community outside Liberia? CUNY TV’s “Independent Sources” finds out in one of three segments.

Liberian market on Staten Island (Photo by Yiqin Shen for Voices of NY)

‘Little Liberia’ Market Suffers on Staten Island

The spread of Ebola in Liberia is disrupting trade and keeping customers away.