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A group photo of the participants of the meeting that was held at the Church of St. Francis of Assisi in midtown Manhattan on January 9, 2014. (Photo by Noel Pangilinan)

Community Groups Seek Protected Status for Undocumented Filipinos

East Asian, Immigration January 16, 2014 at 5:33 pm

Filipino groups are mobilizing to launch a campaign to win Temporary Protected Status for undocumented immigrants from the Philippines, which was devastated by a powerful cyclone in November 2013, reports ImmigraNation.

Ahlam with her newborn daughter on the Brooklyn Bridge. (Photo courtesy of Ahlam, via F2W)

Syrian Mom Caught Between War And Peace

Immigration, In the News, Middle Eastern March 20, 2013 at 3:41 pm

A pregnant Alham fled the violence in her native Syria to come to the U.S. to give birth. Three months later she is determined to rejoin her husband despite family pressure that she should not go back, reports Feet in 2 Worlds.