Header Image

Campaign News

Search Image Search News

Racial Discrimination in Stop-and-Frisk

The New York Times - August 12, 2013, Editorial - Judge Shira Scheindlin of Federal District Court in New York upheld the bedrock principle of individual liberty on Monday when she ruled that...

08/12/2013

The Workers Defense Project, a Union in Spirit

The New York Times - August 10, 2013, by Steven Greenhouse - Like most construction workers who come to see Patricia Zavala, the two dozen men who crowded into her office in Austin, Tex.,...

08/10/2013 | Improving Job Quality

Report: Language access isn’t great

Capitol Confidential – August 7, 2013, by Jimmy Vielkind - Several immigrant advocacy groups released a report this week saying it’s still difficult to get access to government services in...

08/7/2013 | Expanding Opportunity in Suffolk County, Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Lingo still a barrier to relief

Times Union – August 7, 2013, by Jimmy Vielkind - Immigrant advocacy groups say it remains difficult to get access to government services in languages other than English — nearly two years after...

08/7/2013 | Expanding Opportunity in Suffolk County, Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Language access order faces hurdles in implementation

Epoch Times – August 5, 2013, by Genevieve Belmaker - New York State residents with limited English language proficiency still face problems with access to government services, according to a new...

08/5/2013 | Expanding Opportunity in Suffolk County, Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Hispanos afrontan barreras de idioma en NY, según informe

El Diario – August 5, 2013, by Ruth E. Hernández - Las agencias del Gobierno estatal de Nueva York tienen importantes carencias a la hora de facilitar el acceso a sus servicios a los más de $2...

08/5/2013 | Expanding Opportunity in Suffolk County, Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Rally calling for immigration reform include scores of undocumented immigrants

Penn Live – August 5, 2013, by Ivy DeJesus - Close to 100 protesters rallied on Monday within ear shot of a political event in Harrisburg headlined by House Speaker John Boehner and...

08/5/2013 | Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Richmond adopts eminent domain mortgage plan

Richmond is adopting a plan to take over underwater mortgages that would invoke the city’s eminent domain powers if necessary.

The city will be the first in the nation to formally adopt the...

07/30/2013 | Organizing for Housing Justice & A Home to Thrive, Holding Wall Street Accountable, Restoring Community Wealth

A City Invokes Seizure Laws to Save Homes

The power of eminent domain has traditionally worked against homeowners, who can be forced to sell their property to make way for a new highway or shopping mall. But now the working-class city of...

07/29/2013 | Organizing for Housing Justice & A Home to Thrive, Holding Wall Street Accountable, Restoring Community Wealth

US lawmaker welcomes plan to aid Caribbean immigrants

Guardian - July 22, 2013 - Caribbean American Congresswoman Yvette D Clarke has welcomed a plan by New York City (NYC) to aid undocumented Caribbean immigrants. NYC officials say the city will...

07/22/2013 | Expanding Opportunity in Suffolk County, Building an Immigrant Justice Initiative

Pages

this just in...

SocialFeed

In 2017, CPD launched the María Fund to provide emergency funding to Puerto Ricans devastated by Hurricane María and raised over $7 …

9 hours ago

In 2017, CPD launched the María Fund to provide emergency funding to Puerto Ricans devastated by Hurricane María an… https://t.co/Cm83Avwair

13 hours ago