TimeOut New York Clocks Race; ACLU Improves Immigrant Conditions

By The News Aug 28, 2007

Are Blacks Being "Raced" Out of the City? TimeOut magazine examines the growing diversity trends in New York City where race, class, and gentrification intersect. East Harlem Residents Resist Gentrification Local NY activists protested the real estate developments and rent increases used to force the largely Latino population from their homes. Immigrants and ACLU Settle Suit on Deplorable Detainment Conditions After charging the federal government with imprisoning innocent children, the ACLU has settled a lawsuit that provides better education, healthcare, and privacy for immigrants in a holding facility. The 16th Erase Racism Carnival! Compiled by Alas,a blog,it’s a collection of posts dedicated to creating a world free of racism.