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A Look At Immigration Through The Eyes Of Caprice Taylor Mendez

Immigration is a hot button issue. Deportation, the rate of incarceration of immigrants, sanctuary cities,and also children of undocumented parents and what is happening to them. Caprice Taylor Mendez is working with The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven to help these families. Her parents came to the Elm City from Guatemala to give her a better life, she Read more…

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“Becoming British”

Thom Brooks was raised in Guilford, Connecticut.He went abroad to the United Kingdom as a student, first to Ireland and then to England and decided he would stay. He became a British citizen in 2011…he describes in his book, called “Becoming British” what life is like as an immigrant. He he now heads the Law School at Read more…

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Starting in Connecticut~ A National Network Of Immigrant Hosts

Remember the art of conversation before cell phones? Adam Bowles (Bowls) of Jewett City is trying to get folks from around Connecticut to sit down to dinner together and just talk and learn about each other. He’s piloting his “Fresh Air Nation” in Norwich because it’s home to so many different ethnicities. He’s signing up host Read more…

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