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From Africa To New York, The Perils and Rewards of Immigration
Hasidic Rapper Promotes Racial Harmony In Crown Heights
Immigrant Unemployment Lower Than Natives' In NYC
Did Environmentalist Back Arizona's SB1070?
High Hopes For Paterson's Immigrant Pardon Panel
Sewage, Cement And Staten Island's Future
Tough Love In The Big City
Making Their Way
Churches On Front Lines Of Immigration Battle
Immigrant's Choice: Family Separation Or Child Mutilation
Paterson Moves to Pardon Convicted Immigrants
The Immigration March: New York's Homelands
After Arizona Immigration Law, Activists See Local Problem
Test Fuels Anxiety—And An Industry
3 Reasons New Yorkers Ignore The Census
Homage For A Working Class Hero
Battle Plan Vs. Illegal Housing
The Search for the Smoking Gun
Coalition Battles Gov's Cuts
Despite the pride many Americans have for the country's diverse population, many immigrants continue to face exclusive challenges. Children face difficulties in finding proper schools, and many times employers turn away immigrant workers from job opportunities. However, immigrants still build their lives in New York City and help create a universally unique city.
The city honored more than 3,000 such detainers over a recent 12-month period, declined to enforce 1,200 and received $42 million less than it wanted for doing Washington's immigration-enforcement grunt work.
There was widespread outrage over the horrific murders of three Israeli teens. Fewer public statements were made over the alleged revenge slaying of a Palestinian boy.
An interactive data map uses data from the American Community Survey to show the impact immigrant investment has on the housing market.
In response to an inquiry by City Limits, the Congressman says he did not endorse a court ruling that threw 200,000 Haitians in the DR into immigration limbo.
Immigrant workers who send money to support their families contribute mightily to their home countries' economies. But high fees and other obstacles erode the impact this cash could have.
Watch a video interview about the challenges facing young migrants who end up in immigration court without the money to hire a lawyer.
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City Limits hosted Celebration! to honor its 35th Anniversary and the people who make a difference in New York City's civic and advocacy community. Hosted by CUNY-BMCC, Mayor Michael Bloomberg proclaimed Wednesday, October 26, 2011 City Limits Day in honor of the non-profit investigative journalism organization.
: Why the city made good on an old housing pledge