Ukrainians fleeing war are picking up the pieces in New York City
With local help, they are learning to navigate the school system, subways, legal issues, and heartbreak
Mar 26, 10:00 AM
Uprooted, Yet Again: 150 Resettled Refugees In New Jersey Displaced By Tropical Storm Ida
Ida devastated an Elizabeth, NJ apartment complex that served as a hub of refugee resettlement in the region.
Sep 15, 2021 10:24 AM
Isolated In Their New Country, Refugees Are Sewing — And Innovating — Covid-19 Masks
About a dozen refugees, mostly from Afghanistan, are working from their new residences in New Jersey sewing masks to help protect against COVID-19.
Jul 27, 2020 5:00 AM
Arts & Entertainment
Old Madison Square Park Statue Becomes Voice Of Refugees
A new installation features audio of refugees, speaking through the park's statue of Navy Admiral David Glasgow Farragut.
Jan 20, 2020 5:00 AM
Unsettled: Seeking Asylum Is Tough In Trump's America—And Even Tougher In Japan
To understand the breadth of the global refugee crisis, Gothamist/WNYC reporter Matt Katz went to a country that doesn’t get much attention when it comes to this issue.
Dec 17, 2019 4:00 AM
Brooklyn Lawsuit Aims To Revive Protection For Haitian Immigrants
The federal lawsuit is the latest challenge to the Trump Administration’s decision to end Temporary Protected Status for immigrants from countries devastated by war or natural disaster.
Updated: Jan 7, 2019 4:51 PM
The Refugee Food Festival Provides A Delicious Opportunity To Help Your New Neighbors
It's an expansion of a dinner series that offered a platform for refugees from around the world to showcase the cuisines of their homelands and provide an opportunity for income.
Updated: Aug 25, 2017 11:49 AM
Photos: Activists Form Temporary Tent City In The Financial District To Support Global Refugees
28 people slept outside in the cold rain last night in hopes of raising support for refugees all around the world.
Updated: Mar 30, 2017 9:48 AM
'Refugees Welcome' Banner Unfurled Across Statue Of Liberty's Pedestal
Tourists spotted the banner today.
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 6:59 PM
The Story Of The Real Bowling Green Massacre
Trump spokesperson Kellyanne Conway was only off by about 370 years.
Updated: Feb 7, 2017 2:17 PM
Kellyanne Conway Blames Media For Ignoring Terrorist Attack She Just Made Up
Kellyanne Conway cited some alternative history last night and it was very embiggening.
Updated: Apr 2, 2018 5:58 PM
Photos: Hundreds Protest Trump's Immigration Ban At JFK Airport
The crowd of people demonstrating at JFK has grown to 300, as protesters continued to show up to denounce President Trump's travel ban.
Updated: Jan 28, 2017 6:57 PM
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