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Living in Legal Limbo, Always on the Move

Living in Legal Limbo, Always on the Move

Since he came from the Dominican Republic to the U.S. seven years ago, Homero Antonio González’s life has been ruled by uncertainty. Because of his legal status, he can’t find permanent work forcing him to constantly move from one odd job to the next and from one friend’s couch to another.

A publicity still from "The Help."

Voices in Focus: Muslim Students React to News of NYPD Spying

Crime, Culture, Immigration, Labor February 24, 2012 at 12:32 pm

Muslim students expressed shock at news that the NYPD has spied on their organizations; a proposed measure that would allow Irish immigrants special work visas causes controversy; and a domestic workers’ advocacy group takes advantage of Oscar buzz around “The Help.”