Iraqi American Woman Teaches Fellow Hijabis Self-Defense

Arab American Media, News Feature, Zahraa Farhat, Posted: Jan 23, 2017

Even though Abdulla is trained in self-defense, she said she still worries like many others because no one can ever be sure who may be …

 

Isolation Puts Seniors at Risk

Columbus Dispatch/New America Media , News Report, Encarnacion Pyle , Posted: Jan 22, 2017

Programs seek to connect older Americans to curb illnesses, depression and extend their lives.

 

Community Roundtable Puts Spotlight on Scams Targeting Immigrant, Minority Communities

The kNOw Youth Media, News Report, Miguel Bibanco and Hannah Esqueda, Posted: Jan 20, 2017

Officials say immigrant, low-income and minority communities in California's Central San Joaquin Valley are among the most frequently t…

With Incidents Increasing, What's Being Done to Prevent Senior Falls?

Chicago Tribune/New America Media , News Report, Mark Taylor , Posted: Jan 20, 2017

One-third of seniors fall each year, leading to 734,000 hospitalizations and more than 30,200 deaths. The national cost will reach $60 …

At Interfaith Gathering, Affirmation of Support for Muslims, Minorities

New America Media, Commentary, Hasan Zillur Rahim, Posted: Jan 18, 2017

Citing Martin Luther King, Dublin-born San Jose Diocese Bishop Patrick J. McGrath told an interfaith gathering in San Jose to stand up …

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Isolation Puts Seniors at Risk

Columbus Dispatch/New America Media , News Report, Encarnacion Pyle , Posted: Jan 22, 2017

How Obamacare Improved the Nation’s Health

AFRO/New America Media , News Report, Yanick Rice Lamb, Posted: Jan 20, 2017

Billions in Crop Value, But Few Apples for Older Latino Farmworkers

Spokesman-Review/New America Media , News Report, Tyler Tjomsland , Posted: Jan 20, 2017

 

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