Vivienda

Housing on aldianews.com

Protect and Defend: NCLR Creates Latino Political Agenda

 03/09/2017 - 18:58

Today National Council of La Raza gathered local community leaders and non-profit directors to discuss what they can do to "protect and defend the advances the Latinos have made in this country thus far," according to Rafael Collazo, Director of Political Campaigns.

Focusing on ensuring that they remain inclusive of all political leanings, the group came together to decide what the high-line items were and how they can enact change on a real level in the community. 

Inglés
Posted Date: 
Jueves, Marzo 9, 2017 - 9:27pm
Main Section: 
Caption: 

Rafael Collazo, Political Director of the National Council of La Raza lays out agenda for NCLR.

An Initiative to Use the US Postal Service to Deliver Food to the Needy

 02/02/2017 - 04:23
Inglés

Students in St Louis propose to help millions of ‘food insecure’ people and reduce America’s food waste by using the vehicles and shuttered offices of the United States Postal Service, reports The Guardian,

Posted Date: 
Jueves, Febrero 2, 2017 - 4:03am
Main Section: 
Caption: 
United States Postal Service delivery truck in San Francisco residential area. Photo: Wikimedia/Commons

The Christmas Wishlist of Children Locked Up by the U.S Government

 12/22/2016 - 05:24
Photo: Wikimedia/Commons
Inglés

The Guardian visited an immigration detention center in Pennsylvannia and asked the children incarcerated about their Christmas wishes. They all wish the same: freedom.

Posted Date: 
Jueves, Diciembre 22, 2016 - 4:56am
Main Section: 
Caption: 
Photo: Wikimedia/Commons

In The Red: Venezuelan Pensioners Abroad Have Stopped Receiving their Pensions

 12/19/2016 - 02:59
Inglés

The economic crisis in Venezuela has put thousands of Venezuelan retirees abroad in a desperate situation, as they stopped receiving their pensions.

Posted Date: 
Lunes, Diciembre 19, 2016 - 2:43am
Main Section: 
Caption: 
The economic crisis in Venezuela has put Venezuelan retirees abroad in a desperate situation, as they stopped receiving their pensions. EFE/ HUMBERTO MATHEUS

Dead Zone

 12/07/2016 - 04:12
Inglés

According to the most recent census data, the uninsured portion of the United States population has fallen to 9 percent, with the sharpest drop registered among those living in households with incomes of less than $48,600 a year (for a family of four)  or $23,760 for a single person.

Posted Date: 
Miércoles, Diciembre 7, 2016 - 3:55am
Main Section: 
Caption: 
EFE/Mick Tsikas

Underbanked

 12/01/2016 - 05:46
EFE/Archive
Inglés

More than one-quarter of Americans don’t have adequate access to basic banking tools, such as checking accounts, credit cards, or loans for instance. Mostly all of these people belong to communities with low incomes, with less than a college degree, and minorities.

Depending on alternative products such as payday or auto loans to make ends meet, increase their risk of marginalization. 

Posted Date: 
Jueves, Diciembre 1, 2016 - 5:36am
Main Section: 
Caption: 
EFE/Archive

“¿Estoy hecho para ésto?”: La realidad de los jóvenes sin hogar en Filadelfia

 11/14/2016 - 18:35
La instalación artística: “¿Estoy hecho para ésto?” Fuente: Comunicado de prensa de Covenant House
Español

“Un adolescente sin hogar no se parece a lo que probablemente te imagines como un adolescente sin hogar”, explica John Ducoff, director ejecutivo de Covenant House Pennsylvania. “Los adolescentes y los niños se preocupan mucho por las apariencias y por cómo son percibidos. Por esta razón, se vuelven una comunidad invisible, y nuestra misión es sacarlos de la sombra”.

Posted Date: 
Lunes, Noviembre 14, 2016 - 6:30pm
Main Section: 
Caption: 
La instalación artística: “¿Estoy hecho para ésto?” Fuente: Comunicado de prensa de Covenant House

"Am I Cut Out?": The Realities of Philadelphia's Youth Homelessness

 11/14/2016 - 18:29
"Am I Cut Out?" Art Installation. Source: Covenant House Media Release 
Inglés

“A homeless teen isn’t what you probably think a homeless teen looks like,”John Ducoff, the Executive Director of Covenant House Pennsylvania, explains.“Teens and kids care too much about keeping up with appearances and how they’re perceived. For that reason, they remain an invisible community, and our mission is to bring them out of the shadows.”

Posted Date: 
Lunes, Noviembre 14, 2016 - 6:30pm
Main Section: 
Caption: 
"Am I Cut Out?" Art Installation. Source: Covenant House Media Release 

A Mother Detained: Fighting for the Life of Her Son behind bars

 09/27/2016 - 19:24
Inglés

An interview with an Honduran mother that has been detained in Berks with her infant since the 10th of November of 2015. She tells about the conditions in Berks, the experience of the hunger strike, and all that she has suffered with the hope of being liberated in The United States.

Posted Date: 
Martes, Septiembre 27, 2016 - 7:25pm
Main Section: 
Caption: 
Photo: Immigration Impact 

Una madre detenida: luchando por la vida de su hijo tras las rejas

 09/26/2016 - 18:49
Español

Una entrevista con una madre hondureña que ha estado detenida en Berks con su infante desde el 10 de noviembre del año 2015. Nos cuenta sobre las condiciones en Berks, la experiencia de la huelga de hambre, y lo que ha sufrido con la esperanza de ser liberada en Los Estados Unidos.

Posted Date: 
Lunes, Septiembre 26, 2016 - 6:50pm
Main Section: 
Caption: 
Foto: Immigration Impact 

PRIMER PLANO

Lucia Tejo
Desde familias indocumentadas de bajos ingresos hasta agentes inmobiliarios de corazón blando, los efectos secundarios del ‘gentrification’ son una dura realidad.