Citizenship, the Common Thread Connecting all Americans
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Citizenship, the Common Thread Connecting all Americans

By Emanuela Leaf When I studied the 100 civics (history and government) questions and answers for my naturalization test, the question that stood out to me the most…

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About 1,500 People Could Lose Their DACA – Are You One of Them?
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About 1,500 People Could Lose Their DACA – Are You One of Them?

Last November, the president announced improvements to DACA – including an extension of work permits from two years to three years – and then started issuing three-year work…

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Neither gun control nor an attack on Christianity; it was pure racism
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Neither gun control nor an attack on Christianity; it was pure racism

Emanuela Leaf When news broke that Dylann Storm Roof, a 21-year-old white man had gunned down nine people in a historically black church in Charleston, South Carolina, most…

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A Legislative Update
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A Legislative Update

State legislators had until midnight on June 3 to pass any bills they hoped would become law. Aside from the controversial passage of the biennial state budget that…

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Tribuna Newspaper American Dream Awards Provides over $24,000 in Scholarship Awards and Donations
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Tribuna Newspaper American Dream Awards Provides over $24,000 in Scholarship Awards and Donations

Emanuela P. Leaf On Saturday, May 16, 2015, Tribuna Newspaper held the 2nd Annual American Dream Awards at the Portuguese Cultural Center in Danbury. The elegant evening, with…

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Tribuna announces partnership with the Connecticut Health Foundation
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Tribuna announces partnership with the Connecticut Health Foundation

By: Emanuela P. Leaf According to the Connecticut Department of Public Health, racial and ethnic disparities in health and health care exist in Connecticut and they are well…

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DHS Must Be Transparent With the Public About Its Priority Enforcement Program
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DHS Must Be Transparent With the Public About Its Priority Enforcement Program

  This month, immigrant rights groups served a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to uncover the truth about the discontinuation of…

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An Update on Drive-only License Issues After January 2
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An Update on Drive-only License Issues After January 2

By Emanuela Leaf We have received dozens of questions about the application process for the new drive-only license. Deputy Commissioner Michael R. Bzdyra provides some answers on behalf…

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A New Hotline Available Undocumented Immigrants to Complain About ICE
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A New Hotline Available Undocumented Immigrants to Complain About ICE

By Emanuela P. Leaf If you’re an undocumented immigrant who has dealt with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the U.S. government wants to know about your experience,…

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Yes, Mr. President, I whole-heartedly agree.
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