Detroit Water Department Places 15-Day Moratorium on Shutoffs

The Michigan Citizen, News Report, Zenobia Jeffries, Posted: Jul 23, 2014

The Detroit water department announced it will suspend its controversial water shutoffs.

 

Yes, Immigrant Kids Are Fleeing Violence, but So Are Kids in Chicago

The Root, Commentary, Keli Goff, Posted: Jul 22, 2014

Over the 4th of July weekend, 82 people were shot in Chicago. But the story got lost in media coverage of the border crisis.

 

Researchers Address 'Lost in Translation' Issues With Chinese Medicine

UC Newsroom, News Report, Rachel Champeau, Posted: Jul 19, 2014

Researchers at UCLA's Center for East–West Medicine have published a document that explores issues involved in Chinese medical translat…

Graphic Novelist Breaks Boundaries with Multimedia Approach

Asian Fortune, Question & Answer, Amanda Andrei, Posted: Jul 18, 2014

Graphic novelist Nguyen Khoi Nguyen doesn’t limit himself to paper and pen – he uses music and animation as well.

Study: Pets a Prescription for Health, Happiness Among Elders

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Jul 16, 2014

UCLA researchers studying "best practices" for how to deliver holistic health care to seniors found pets were a big source of social su…

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New State Program Enrolling 200,000 Medicare-MediCal Patients in L.A.
 
New State Program Enrolling 200,000 Medicare-MediCal Patients in L.A.

By Steve Angeles & Odette Keeley, Story by Paul Kleyman,
Posted: Jun 13, 2014

 

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Elders

High Rents and Low Wages Trap Chinese Immigrants in SROs

KALW, News Feature, Melanie Young, Posted: Jul 20, 2014

How To Start Getting Fit For Life

Senior News/New America Media , News Feature, Dawn Williams, Posted: Jul 19, 2014

Study: Pets a Prescription for Health, Happiness Among Elders

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Jul 16, 2014

 

Immigration

Border Crisis: Out of Sight, Out of Mind?

La Opinión, News Report, Posted: Jul 23, 2014

Child Refugees: The Consequences of the 2009 Coup in Honduras

LatinoRebels.com, News Analysis, Hector Luis Alamo, Jr., Posted: Jul 22, 2014

Standing Together For the Children of Central America -- and Chicago

The Root, Commentary, Phillip Agnew and Isabel Sousa-Rodriguez, Posted: Jul 22, 2014