It’s been two years since the uprising in Syria began. All of Ahlam’s family is in New York except her husband
Sundaram Srinivasan was an important figure in a community that few New Yorkers have heard of, let alone visited.
In New York State, many labor laws don’t apply to farmworkers who often work 60 to 80 hours a week. FI2W contributor Aurora Almendral went upstate for our radio partner WNYC to investigate.
The largest Russian speaking community in North America was hit hard by Hurricane Sandy. Aaron Leaf went to Brighton Beach to talk to people cleaning up after the storm.
Our Town Hall event on the Latino Vote was a great success. Watch the video.
In San-Antonio, a group of female lowriders are holding their own in the macho world of car culture. Freelance reporter Veronica Zaragovia rides along with these women for the Fi2W Podcast.
The Mariachi Academy of New York teaches kids how to play the famous style of Mexican folk music. It’s also a cultural bridge for the children of immigrants who want to remain connected to their parent’s homeland.
Young undocumented immigrants seeking legal advice on how to apply for deferred action are anxious for further immigration immigration reform.
The market is the center of New York City’s local food scene and immigrants play a vital role in making the market work.
Maggi seasoning was invented in the 19th Century in Switzerland. Today immigrants from across the globe call it a “taste of home.”
In this podcast reporter Aurora Almendral explores the magical world of Maggi, complete with recipes.