Politics/government

Mothers on a Mission
Madres en una misión

One organization has issued a set of New Year's resolutions calling on mothers everywhere to preserve advances in human rights. Moms...
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In effect: Wage Hike
En efecto: aumento salarial

Workers had an early reason to revel. As of December 31st, 2016, the first minimum wage increase in New York State officially went into effect...
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Heart of History
En el centro de la historia

¡Es pa’lla que vamos! El grito del mitin (“It is there we are going!” en inglés) fue cantado a menudo por los seguidores de Adriano Espaillat...
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Operation: Home
Operación Hogar

“I never lived in a shelter in my life.” Samuel Rosado served three decades in the military and was proud of his steady history of employment...
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A beacon at BOOM!
Una baliza en BOOM!Health

"Estoy aquí para escuchar y aprender", dijo. La primera dama de la ciudad de Nueva York, Chirlane McCray, acudió al Sur del Bronx para ver de...
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Solitary Stop
Fin del aislamiento

It is the isolation Victor Pate remembers the most. The Harlem native, who was incarcerated for 15 years, was kept in solitary confinement for...
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To Teach His Own
Enseñar lo propio

Expand the eval. The city has announced an update to its teacher evaluation system, implementing a method that relies more heavily on measures...
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Keeping Seniors Social
Manteniendo redes sociales activas

No es raro experimentar un mayor deseo de acurrucarse en el sofá e "hibernar" cuando el clima se vuelve frío, pero para las personas mayores con...
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“It’s a bloody shame”
“Es una vergüenza sangrienta”

“Over time, it became clear that I would miss family gatherings, teacher conferences, and days at the beach.” Janice Carter said at first, she...
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Linking in for a lift up
Conectados por una mejora

In the Bronx, one in four households currently does not have Internet access. But now, thousands of Bronx families living in public housing are about...
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For Ramarley: A family still reeling
El sufrimiento del silencio

La ciudad les está fallando. Mientras Richard Haste, oficial del Departamento de Policía de Nueva York (NYPD por sus siglas en inglés), se preparaba...
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Missteps at Success
Ojos de Stringer sobre Success

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer has released the results of his audit on Success Academy, the city’s largest charter school network...
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