Posts Tagged ‘Obama administration’

NYC’s Young Undocumented Immigrants Get New Chance For Work Permits

Written by NYPress on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

Photo by cfpereda, courtesy of Flickr Creative Commons. By Paul Bisceglio   “Finally,” Evelyn Medina told the Huffington Post on Tuesday as she walked out of the Honduran Consulate. With newly-minted passport in hand, the 23-year-old social work student was ready to join young undocumented immigrants across the city — and nation — in applying for a permit to remain and work in [&hellip
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East Side Author Envisions Rise of Female President

Written by Sean Creamer on . Posted in Arts & Film, Arts Our Town, Arts Our Town Downtown, Arts West Side Spirit, Books, Breaking News, News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit, Our Town

Miles David and his wife Florence in their Upper East Side apartment. Miles David is by no means an ordinary writer. A resident of the Upper East Side, David has recently completed Saving the President, a novel about Margaret Massey, a fictional U.S. president who takes the reins of the country during a period that oddly parallels the current Obama administration. Massey faces some issues that are [&hellip
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