Quantcast

immigration

immigrants
immigrants

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.
Elspeth Dehnert
3.16.17
immigration
immigration

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.
Justin Heifetz​​
3.14.17
immigrants
immigrants

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.
Alex Swerdloff
3.9.17
the border
the border

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.
Alicia Kennedy
3.6.17
immigration
immigration

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.”
VICE Staff
3.2.17
politics
politics

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.
Alex Swerdloff
2.23.17
immigrants
immigrants

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.
Alex Swerdloff
2.15.17
immigrants
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).”
Alex Swerdloff
2.7.17
Ugh
Ugh

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.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.7.17
coffee
coffee

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.
Gigen Mammoser
2.4.17
politics
politics

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.
Wyatt Marshall
1.31.17
immigrants
immigrants

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.”
Dave Simpson
1.31.17