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The Philly legal community is meeting to discuss how to best aid immigrant and refugees purpose

Feb. 23, 2017 10:55 am

The Philly legal community is meeting to discuss how to best aid immigrant and refugees

Tomorrow’s meeting for the Take Action Philly initiative is open to the public and will be focused specifically on immigrant and refugee policy.
These are the daily challenges local refugee families are working to overcome people

Feb. 15, 2017 12:49 pm

These are the daily challenges local refugee families are working to overcome

Employment, housing and education are immediate barriers for refugee families, not to mention language and adapting to American cultural norms.
Al-Bustan’s (Dis)Placed project is navigating a crucial moment in history method

Feb. 10, 2017 12:57 pm

Al-Bustan’s (Dis)Placed project is navigating a crucial moment in history

The Pew-funded project will use art to tie together narratives of displacement in the Middle East and Philadelphia, but the travel ban has proven to be a bump in the road for one of its artist residents.
How this Philly startup is stepping up in the face of the immigration ban method

Feb. 1, 2017 8:07 am

How this Philly startup is stepping up in the face of the immigration ban

Immigration advice startup Borderwise is offering to help low-income immigrant families with green card applications, and they're only charging a dollar.
Rally for social justice with these 9 events in Philly purpose

Jan. 12, 2017 12:49 pm

Rally for social justice with these 9 events in Philly

A host of local nonprofits are behind these activist and educational gatherings.
Check out our 2017 editorial calendar purpose

Jan. 3, 2017 12:34 pm

Check out our 2017 editorial calendar

Diving into topics such as reentry, corporate social responsibility and immigration.
This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election method

Dec. 13, 2016 10:40 am

This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election

Poet Cynthia Dewi Oka's workshop was initially designed to expose people from immigrant backgrounds to U.S. migrant poets. Then, President-Elect Donald Trump happened.
Explore race and immigration through the lenses of these two photographers purpose

Dec. 6, 2016 4:38 pm

Explore race and immigration through the lenses of these two photographers

Philly-based Hannah Price and Croatia's Hrvoje Slovenc will have works on display at the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center starting this week.
How food and conversation can be a ‘foundation for us to start building consensus’ on immigration method

Dec. 2, 2016 11:55 am

How food and conversation can be a ‘foundation for us to start building consensus’ on immigration

The local #Right2Work dinner series is a platform for people to have a meal and discuss undocumented workers' rights.
What ‘Where are you from?’ really means people

Nov. 28, 2016 4:47 pm

What ‘Where are you from?’ really means

"Being able to answer this question with ease is something that many take for granted" — but not Rana Fayez, as she writes in advance of Historical Society of Pennsylvania's panel on immigration and discrimination.

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