DACA is turning Two Years Old! Time to Celebrate & Renew!
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Connecticut Lawmakers Deny Undocumented Students Financial Aid
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Connecticut Lawmakers Deny Undocumented Students Financial Aid

By Alison Martinez and Claire Simonich Young immigrants in Connecticut seeking higher education face a difficult path. According to figures published by UConn

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My Part of the Pot
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My Part of the Pot

Much of the animosity towards immigrants these days comes from the incorrect perception that they

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Brazil Becomes First Country to Recognize Maternal Health as a Human Right
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Brazil Becomes First Country to Recognize Maternal Health as a Human Right

Brazil recently became the first country in the world to acknowledge access to maternal health as a human right and to act on that responsibility. The Brazilian government…

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Local Leader Meets with Obama on Immigration
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Local Leader Meets with Obama on Immigration

Last Friday, March 14, advocates and community leaders met with President Obama in person to talk about immigration. The meeting itself was not so unusual, especially on the…

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CT Students for a DREAM Steps Up Fight for Higher Ed
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CT Students for a DREAM Steps Up Fight for Higher Ed

The DREAMer movement has pushed the envelope with its actions and asks, from frequent and courageous civil disobedience actions to publically calling out President Obama on his ability…

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Fighting for Domestic Workers Rights in CT
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Fighting for Domestic Workers Rights in CT

Have you ever worked as a nanny or a house cleaner? Have your parents, your friends? If you

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Hispanic Immigrant Integration Project Launched
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Hispanic Immigrant Integration Project Launched

The Hispanic Center of Greater Danbury has launched the Hispanic Immigrant Integration Project, after receiving a grant from the Hispanic Federation, which was made possible by the Walmart…

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College application time is a stressful time for all students. Adding to this stress is the additional pressure of figuring out how to pay for the increasing cost…

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Three Kings Day: A yearly tradition
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Three Kings Day: A yearly tradition