Juntos

Located inside of Logan Plaza on Old York Road, The Grace Dix Center will provide temporary residential housing and services for to up to 60 migrant youth between ages 13 and 17.
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Cherri Gregg
January 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
A Philadelphia judge has reinstated the block that would keep a North Philadelphia facility from housing migrant youth from the Southern U.S. border. It's yet another blow to the company which recently laid off all of its workers. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Pennsylvania Rep. Jordan Harris, Jasmine Sessoms of She Can Win, Philadelphia Councilperson Bill Greenlee and Erika Almiron of Juntos.
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Flashpoint
January 05, 2020 - 12:43 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the many changes implemented in the Philadelphia region in 2019 and the impact going forward. Read more here.
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Philly Rising: "Expanding Sanctuary"
Courtesy of Kristal Sotomayor
Antionette Lee
November 14, 2019 - 7:23 am
When Kristal Sotomayor began filming her documentary "Expanding Sanctuary" last year, she had no idea that she would be recording history. The film follows immigrant rights nonprofit Juntos and their campaign to end the sharing of the police database called PARS with Immigration and Custom...
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Located inside of Logan Plaza on Old York Road, The Grace Dix Center will provide temporary residential housing and services for to up to 60 migrant youth between ages 13 and 17.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
July 03, 2019 - 8:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An appeals court has blocked a company from opening a facility for unaccompanied migrant youth in North Philadelphia. VisionQuest built the Grace Dix Center to hold about 60 boys who entered the country illegally, but backlash from several groups brought the fight to...
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Cherri Gregg
June 27, 2019 - 1:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a politically charged decision Thursday, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census — for now. Philadelphia immigrant advocates say the Supreme Court made the right call. "It's amazing news," said Miguel...
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About 200 people protested Monday outside of the Philadelphia ICE office on North Eighth Street. The rally was against what immigrant rights advocates see as an attempt to use the threat of raids as leverage to push lawmakers to pass reforms.
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Cherri Gregg
June 24, 2019 - 4:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — About 200 people protested Monday outside of the Philadelphia ICE office on North Eighth Street. The rally was against what immigrant rights advocates see as an attempt to use the threat of raids as leverage to push lawmakers to pass reforms. "When our communities are...
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