A Tea Shop Founded by Indian Immigrants Is Bridging Cultural Divides in Tanzania
After Tanzania gained independence, many Indian families fled the country when resentment toward them grew. But the family behind the beloved K.T. Shop refused to leave their adopted home, where they had already spent decades planting their roots.
Eating Through Hong Kong's 'Little India'
At Hong Kong's gritty Chungking Mansions, where the city's asylum seekers and refugees regularly gather, prosperity is fading fast.
Immigration Detainees in California Were Given Rancid Meat While in Custody
Department of Homeland Security inspections have revealed that two Orange County facilities served rotten cold cuts to those detained for their immigration status.
Why This Bartender Got Turned Away at the US Border
After Sebastián Fernández was denied entry to Puerto Rico, a US territory, the island's bartenders rallied in solidarity with their colleague and against anti-immigrant rhetoric.
This Cleveland Ice Cream Shop Is Taking a Stand Against Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric
“I try to keep that humanizing conversation going," says Helen Quin of Mason's Creamery. "And it works, because people are usually more pleasant with ice cream.”
Mississippi Restaurants Are Being Targeted in Immigration Raid
The restaurant industry has faced increasingly debilitating labor shortages over the last few years, and a rise in ICE raids on restaurants would almost certainly serve to exacerbate the issue.
DC Restaurants Are About to Experience What a Day Without Immigrants Feels Like
The strikes call on Latinos and immigrants to stay home from work in protest of President Trump’s increasingly polarizing stance on immigrants.
This Brooklyn Restaurant's Receipts Remind You that Immigrants Made Your Food
“Immigrants make America great (they also cooked your food and served you today).”
Diners Leave 'America First' Note, Say They Won't Return Because Restaurant Owner Is Mexican
The two eaters were apparently pleased with their $53 lunch of chicken piccata, salmon Florentine and burrata cheese… until they discovered that owner Fernando Franco was born in Mexico, and then, their entire dining experience was RUINED.
Grab a Coffee and Support the ACLU This Weekend
In light of the Trump Administration's recent travel ban (AKA Muslim ban), coffee shops across the United States are helping raise money for the ACLU.
What Would America's Food Supply Look Like Without Immigrant Labor?
If Trump follows through with plans to restrict immigration and deport undocumented immigrants, some industry experts say that farms and factories could be left scrambling, and the price tag for food could inflate dramatically.
Nation of Immigrants: Bringing Afghan Food to Central Virginia
“I don’t have another home,” Mirahmad Mirzai told the man who threatened him to close his shop in the days after 9/11. “I’m coming back,” the man said. “Your door better be closed.”
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