Post Tagged with: "undocumented"

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A Dream Shattered by Supreme Court’s Decision on DAPA

Immigration July 19, 2016 at 4:40 pm

A Chinese immigrant tells World Journal her story of being undocumented and how the Supreme Court decision blocking DAPA has affected her hopes of visiting her parents, who she hasn’t seen in 22 years.

Immigrant advocates protested the decision on DACA and DAPA in front of the Supreme Court in Manhattan. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

NYC Activists Press On for DACA and DAPA

Immigration, Manhattan June 27, 2016 at 4:17 pm

Immigrants and activists protested in Lower Manhattan the Supreme Court’s decision blocking immigration relief, which would have benefited around 200,000 undocumented people in New York, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Tatiana Borda, from Bolivia, at the CUNY Dreamers event. (Photo via El Diario)

CUNY Offers Scholarships to ‘Dreamer’ Students

Immigration, New York, Youth May 20, 2016 at 3:31 pm

More than 6,000 students have benefited from the TheDream.US project since 2013, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Natalia Méndez and her husband, Antonio Saavedra, are the owners of Mexican restaurant La Morada, located on Willis Avenue in The Bronx. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

A Bronx Restaurant Stands Up to Trump

Bronx, Business, Food, Immigration, Mexican May 10, 2016 at 1:45 pm

The owners of a Bronx restaurant publicly declare they are undocumented and intend to become a role model in the fight for the right to be entrepreneurs, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

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Westchester Undocumented Plan March to DC

Immigration, Latino, Metro Area April 6, 2016 at 2:31 pm

Undocumented immigrants from Westchester will march toward Washington on April 18 to ask for the extension of DACA and DAPA programs, Diario de México reports.

Patricia Rivera, at right, will seek help with preliminary paperwork for her DAPA application. (Photo by Gerardo Romo via El Diario)

City Hall Offers Free Legal Assistance for Undocumented Residents

Government, Immigration February 24, 2016 at 5:32 pm

Funded by the city, ActionNYC offers assistance on immigration procedures, from green cards to DACA and DAPA paperwork, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Enrique Jervez (left), from HANAC, and Félix Valenzuela at a U Visa information session. (Photo by Gerardo Romo via El Diario)

Hate Crime Victims Apply for U Visa

Crime, Immigration, New York August 13, 2015 at 2:35 pm

Undocumented immigrants who have suffered hate crimes in New York, like Félix Valenzuela, are applying for a visa usually granted to survivors of domestic violence, El Diario reports.

Extending Health Care to the Undocumented?

Extending Health Care to the Undocumented?

Health, History, Manhattan, New York, Western European May 8, 2015 at 6:35 pm

A look at efforts to expand health care access to undocumented immigrants in NYC, and a documentary on the little-known enclave of “Little Spain” on West 14th Street, are part of this week’s episode of “Independent Sources” from CUNY TV.

Bellevue Hospital Center, one of the city's 11 public acute care hospitals (by Eden, Janine and Jim, Creative Commons license)

Improving Health Care Access for NYC’s Undocumented

Health, Immigration, New York April 20, 2015 at 4:48 pm

In a new study, The Hastings Center and New York Immigration Coalition describe the gaps in health care for the undocumented who are uninsured in NYC, and make some recommendations for closing those gaps.

The Snug Harbor Cultural Center on Staten Island, one of the many locations that "culture vultures" can enter for free with the new NYC Muni ID (Photo via Brooklyn Based)

Attention ‘Culture Vultures’ – Check out NYC’s Muni ID

Culture, Immigration, New York January 9, 2015 at 2:14 pm

Brooklyn Based highlights how the new NYC Muni ID will be a boon because of its many free memberships in cultural institutions.

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Undocumented and Irish: How One Man Has Lived

Immigration, Western European November 19, 2014 at 5:22 pm

One Irishman interviewed by Irish Central explains how President Obama’s executive action on immigration should help normalize life for him.

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.

Rubiela Arias, Elizabeth Peláez, Nayibe Padredin and José Emilio Gaviria participated in the cleanup of Ground Zero after the terrorist attacks. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Undocumented 9/11 Workers Seek Legalization

Immigration, Latino, Manhattan September 11, 2014 at 6:22 pm

Undocumented 9/11 workers who ended up with severe physical and mental ailments are pleading to authorities to legalize their immigration status, El Diario reports.

Ana Rosa Martínez and her daughter Katherine (Photo by Victor Matos via El Diario)

Honduran Girl’s Struggle to Get to NYC

Central American, Immigration, In the News, Manhattan, Youth July 23, 2014 at 3:36 pm

A little girl arrived in NYC recently, as have thousands of minors from Central America, El Diario reports. She hopes to not be deported.