After a brief period of hibernation, President Trump’s travel ban has been re-implemented after the Supreme Court came down with a decision, allowing parts of the ban to take effect. Advocates across the nation have taken up posts in all the major airports where the travel ban is expected to severely impact Muslim communities. Since the January […]
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Affordable, quality child care helps families get ahead and stay ahead. As their children develop social and academic skills, parents can focus on work and improving their family’s prospects.
In Sonoma County, residents are bracing themselves for a decline in services for housing, health care, elderly care, and legal aid.
While other undocumented communities are growing more vocal, undocumented Asian and Pacific Islanders face stigma.
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Proposals for huge cuts to US civil legal aid are condemned by Legal Services Corporation chair John Levi and former chair Frank Strickland.