tendencias

A renovated basketball court keeps sweat running at Kensington’s Waterloo Playground

After a pouring weekend, bright summer sun took over Philadelphia for the first basketball game to take place on a renovated court in Kensington’s Waterloo Playground.

Kids of all ages, divided in two teams, were coached by former NBA 76ers player Elton Brand and former NFL Eagles player Connor Barwin, in a friendly match that ended early afternoon, on August 25. Sigue leyendo “A renovated basketball court keeps sweat running at Kensington’s Waterloo Playground”

tendencias

Jóvenes narran sobre sus vidas en santuario frente al Concejo Municipal de Filadelfia

Han pasado casi ocho meses desde que Carmela Apolonio Hernández se mudó junto a sus cuatro hijos en la Iglesia del Defensor (Church of the Advocate, en inglés) en el norte de Filadelfia, declarando santuario para evitar la deportación de toda su familia a México. Read in English. Sigue leyendo “Jóvenes narran sobre sus vidas en santuario frente al Concejo Municipal de Filadelfia”

Investigaciones/Desastres, tendencias

Winter Storm Grayson Golpea Washington Heights

La tormenta invernal se llama Grayson y tiene aspecto de huracán. Residentes de la avenida Saint Nicholas en el Alto Manhattan creen que no hubo tiempo suficiente para prepararse ante la “bomba meteorológica“. Sigue leyendo “Winter Storm Grayson Golpea Washington Heights”

Special Projects, tendencias

Educating New Yorkers on Immigrant Rights

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Residents from around the city prepare for the worst, as they attend information sessions and workshops on immigrant rights in Upper Manhattan and Lower East Side, in the face of possible immigration raids and regulatory or arbitrary encounters with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and NYPD officers. Sigue leyendo “Educating New Yorkers on Immigrant Rights”