Report: More Long Islanders Speak Languages Other Than English, Showing Growing Diversity

In a trend demonstrating the increasing diversity of Nassau and Suffolk counties, data published by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday showed that a...

Stories For Liberation: ‘Welcome Home Primo’

{:en}“He wanted what all immigrants want: to be surrounded by all your tías, tíos, primos, abuelos, hermanos y padres. To end those long-distance phone...
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VIDEO: Students And Advocates Rally At King’s Office For Dream Act

Advocates and members of Long Island Immigrant Students Advocates kept up the pressure on Congressman Peter King, rallying at his district office in Massapequa Park on...

Supreme Court Allows Trump’s Muslim Ban 3.0 To Take Effect

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay on Monday that effectively gave the green light for the third iteration of the Trump administration's Muslim...

Trump Administration Withdraws From Talks On Global Migrant Rights Initiative

Over the weekend, the Trump administration closed the door on participation in the Global Compact on Migration, an intergovernmental agreement designed to address emerging...

Feds Give Second Chance For Rejected DACA Renewals Delayed By Postal Service

After reports of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) renewals being rejected en masse for being “late,” due to U.S. Postal Service delays, United...

Naturalization Applications Spike While Processing Slows

I have been helping immigrants apply for citizenship for more than two decades. Something I learned over the years is that applications for citizenship...

Court Rules Feds Violated Due Process For Brentwood Teen Detained In MS-13 Dragnet

{:en}A 17-year-old Brentwood boy from El Salvador held for five months in federal custody was released last week after a California federal judge ruled...

NYIC Demands Answers From Feds And Local Police On Questionable Gang Enforcement Practices

The New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) is demanding answers from federal and local agencies, including the Nassau and Suffolk County Police Departments, on how...

Long Island Wins Radio Show: Examining TPS and Nassau’s Historic Election

Long Island Wins hosted on its radio show on November 16 three distinguished guests who gave us an insight into the situation behind the...

Stories For Liberation: ‘No Dream Is Illegal’

{:en}Over the past few weeks, we’ve crossed mountains and rivers and deserts with five brave young people who came to this country alone, wishing...

Spotlighting Steve Choi, Executive Director Of The New York Immigration Coalition

In the month after Donald Trump took office, Steve Choi appeared daily on TVs around the New York metropolitan area. Choi, executive director of...

Arriving By Chance, Thriving By Determination

This is our Executive Director, Maryann Sinclair Slutsky’s latest monthly column in the Anton newspapers. When Cesari Iman first arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport from...

Remembering The Spirit Of Thanksgiving And Squanto’s Example

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Long Island Wins would like to express gratitude to all of our readers, contributors, and the immigration advocates who...

Stories For Liberation: ‘A Longed-For Reunion’

{:en}What allows hearts to grow, when they could be breaking? How do you dare a reading or listening stranger to walk in your shoes...

Vigil Held Outside Congressman King’s Home To Urge Support For Dream Act

More than 40 Make The Road New York members and immigration advocates marched to Congressman Peter King's home in Seaford on Sunday, holding a...