by Aliyya Swaby & Paul Bass | Oct 14, 2014 8:15 am | Comments (1)
Waldina Hernandez saw a picture of a hurtling freight train on a screen—and got a new view on the harrowing journey that brought her mother to America.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 2, 2014 8:25 am
Sandi Victorio said she endured unwanted advances from her boss at least twice a day. As she stood in the aisles of the clothing warehouse, she feared he would come by and try to grab her, touch her shoulder, or rub her back.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 19, 2014 8:13 am
Alberto Serrano (pictured) took a blow to the head from a guy with a bat, presumably as a target of a hate crime. Prisciliano Rodriguez was held up at gunpoint returning home from the grocery store with no patrol cops around. Juana Islas’ son was attacked by two people on bicycles and, Islas said, the police took a half hour to arrive.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 4, 2014 3:43 pm | Comments (4)
New Haven business owners who steal wages from immigrant employees could soon find a police officer at their door.
by Sebastian Medina-Tayac & Ashley Dalton | Aug 6, 2014 4:29 pm | Comments (3)
Jose Luis Piscil got in an argument with his cousin over the security deposit for an apartment he rented. Two years later he’s fighting to stay in this country with his family.
by Paul Bass | Jul 29, 2014 4:23 pm | Comments (7)
The governor did right by refusing to house immigrant child refugees—in the view of a campaign challenger from the Tea Party movement.
by Staff | Jul 25, 2014 4:44 pm | Comments (3)
Mayor Toni Harp spoke by phone Friday with nine of her counterparts, who agreed to prepare a joint plan to present the governor with possible small sites to house some of the children crossing the U.S. border.
by Jordi Gassó | Jul 23, 2014 8:01 am | Comments (18)
“Governor, no more excuses!”
by Paul Bass | Jul 21, 2014 5:04 pm | Comments (17)
As New Haven’s mayor consulted her counterparts in other cities on a potential plan to house thousands of immigrant children, activists scheduled a rally by a building they say could handle the job.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 11, 2014 8:06 am | Comments (15)
Placard-wielding protesters filled the front steps of New Haven’s federal court building to spread a message: The unaccompanied children coming over the Mexican border aren’t freeloaders; they’re refugees.