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Posts tagged as “Immigration”

Somali Finds Refuge in Albany Park English Class

Yasmin Mohamed, a Somali refugee living in Chicago, endured one of the globe’s greatest humanitarian crises, but understanding her future means journeying to ZIP code…

Pilsen Industrial Land Retooled For Housing

By Jeanette Almada of LISC Chicago’s New Communities Program Two new affordable apartment buildings are benefiting Pilsen residents in two ways: they’re providing residents with…

Frustration In Pilsen Over Stalled Immigration Reform

July 16, 2009 – President Obama’s  recently restated support of immigration reform received favorable reviews from Latinos in Pilsen, but some expressed concerned about reports…

Muslims and Misconceptions

Story By Ian Lopez Part Three: ChicagoTalks’ urban affairs series May 28, 2009 – It was a regular day in Summar Othman’s English class as students…