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Sanctuary cities endanger society, law enforcement and the very immigrants they claim they try to protect
After the hate crime killing of Ecuadorian immigrant Marcelo Lucero, Suffolk County police assigned two Spanish speaking officers to the precinct. Not In Our Town follows the officers as they patrol the neighborhood and meet with members of the Latino community to foster a better relationship with law enforcement. Patchogue, NY
In Chapter 6 of 14, "Suits: A Woman on Wall Street" author Nina Godiwalla connects her anceint Persian-Indian, or Parsi, culture to modern times through experiencing the benefits of immigrant community support across the United States. Descended from 10th century Iranian Zoroastrians who immigrated to India and, the United States based Parsi culture is small and extremely close-knit. The culture values achievement and organizes a network to promote successful community members. Godiwalla experiences this first hand as she relocates to Philadelphia to enter MBA studies at the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business. Unexpected support provides Godiwalla firm footing to successfully transition into a new home and school. View more at http://www.captureyourflag.com
Citizens League, in partnership with Twin Cities PBS (TPT) has produced a second phase of their project called Calling Home. This initiative explores what it means to age healthy through stories from a series of community conversations held in the metro and greater Minnesota. Funding provided by Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation. https://www.callinghomemn.org
A growing community of Somali immigrant families in St. Cloud, Minn., has presented multiple challenges for local educators who have been grappling with not only how to meet the students' linguistic and educational needs, but also how to create a learning environment where they feel safe and welcome. Confronting anti-Muslim sentiment both inside the district and outside in the broader community has been especially vexing. Most of the Somali community in St. Cloud is Muslim. To help build linguistic and cultural bridges between educators and the Somali community, school district leaders hired Ahmed Hassan and Bishar Hassan. The two Somali brothers, who are bilingual communication support specialists, have duties that range from providing verbal and written translations into Somali and ...
Several officials and activists spoke during the session including remarks by the performance artist Anna Mwalagho. Using a blend of humor and truth she touched upon the many benefits African immigrants bring to the US. READ MORE...here bit.ly/1oI16By
Subscribe to our channel! ---: http://bit.ly/2koziT6 We spent a day with Ravi, an amazing man who is the director of New Sanctuary, an non-profit that helps immigrants facing potential deportation. Ravi was giving a training the day we met him, and just a few days from a meeting himself. Website - http://bit.ly/2kInDPr Facebook - http://bit.ly/2kIlhzQ Instagram - http://bit.ly/2l4KTYF Twitter - http://bit.ly/2khtcFS Medium - http://bit.ly/2lElX77
This week, we discuss how to neighbor and be the light to the immigrant community. Enjoy this video from our English campus in Kenmore. If you would like to see more videos from our English campus in Kenmore, including live services, sermons, songs & testimonies, subscribe to this channel: https://www.youtube.com/cityhillkenmore
In Chapter 1 of 18 in her 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, author and entrepreneur Nina Godiwalla answers "What Childhood Experiences Have Been Most Fundamental in Shaping Who You Are Today?" Godiwalla shares why she valued her experience being raised in a close knit Persian Indian immigrant community in Houston. She details how it informed her and her husband's decision to raise their two children in that same community. Nina Godiwalla is an expert on diversity, leadership and women in the business world. She is CEO of Mindworks, which provides leadership, stress management, and diversity training to companies all over the world. She is also a bestselling author and public speaker. Godiwalla earned an MBA from Wharton, a MA from Dartmouth and a BBA from the University of Texas. Capture ...
Van Lan Truong’s refugee experience motivates her to help her fellow immigrants integrate into American society. Because of her experience as an immigrant who sought freedom and a better quality of life, she urges her peers to help advocate for the rights of other immigrants.
The death of American citizen Douglas McAuthur McCain while fighting for the Islamic State in Syria has raised concerns about the radicalization and recruitment of young men from immigrant communities throughout the United States. As VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, the large Somali American community in Minnesota is coming to terms with news that one of its own may be the second American to die with the terror group. Originally published at - http://www.voanews.com/media/video/somali-americans-linked-to-isis-shock-minnesota-immigrant-community/2437947.html
Paradise Lost / 失落樂園 Community space to immigrant workers / 移工 M.A.S. (Micro Architecture Studio) Adviser / 張懷文老師 HUAI-WEN , CHANG Designer/ 黃乙元 YI-YUAN , HUANG 龔智群 CHIH-CHUN , KUNG "印尼街"位於北車旁不起眼的小巷弄內，是東南亞移工們的心靈寄托之處。這裡有熟悉的語言、道地的家鄉菜、親朋好友們，對於久久放一次假的移工來說，來這裡有如回到故鄉般。 然而現今的印尼街內的社交空間狹小、人車共道、無法遮風避雨還有充斥著汽車廢氣。未來，還面臨被都更遷移的危機。 我們希望透過可模組拆卸的臨時微建築，來解決社交空間不足及法律限制的問題；竹子構成的模組空間，除了回應東南亞特殊文化外，本身輕盈卻有結構性的特質，易於搬運、組裝與拆卸；微建築上方及側面的薄膜構造，除了可以為移工們遮陽避雨外，還可配合氣候引導風流使內部空間達到宜人的溫度，同時吸附周遭廢氣粉塵改善空氣品質。 "Indonesia Street" is located at the humble alley next to the Taipei Main Station,served as the Spiritual sustenance for the immigrant workers from Southeast Asia.Here are friends,family and the delicious home cooking.For the exhausting immigrant workers,coming here just like returning...
(more stories at http://weareamericastories.org) Ifonia Gelin is a Haitian community organizer in the Bay Area. Her mother came to the U.S. from Haiti in the 1980s and Ifonia followed her when she was ten years old. Ifonia's youngest brother died in January 2010 earthquake and she has longed to go back to see family and help with the recovery. However, because of problems updating her permanent residency status she cannot leave the country.
My research topic is “Navigating safety in the context of immigration: Indian women experiencing domestic violence in Aotearoa/ New Zealand.” The study intends to investigate how the process of migration affects Indian women’s attempts to navigate their safety in the face domestic violence in Aotearoa/ New Zealand.
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