The new Americans

Slate shares the stories of six new American citizens, including ACT member Kele Nkhereanye.

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Language Access Victory in NYC!

NYC officials recently announced that voter registration forms will now be translated into five additional languages, including Arabic, French, Haitian Creole, Russian, and Urdu. ACT was glad to partner with New York City in the translation process. 

The full article can be read here


ACT and UNITE HERE Local 23 in the Washington Post!

ACT has partnered with UNITE HERE Local 23 to organize airport workers in Washington D.C. Members of the campaign recently sat down with a reporter from the Washington Post to share their stories and experiences within the D.C. airports.

Read the full article here!


ACT Airport Action in VOA Amharic

Voice of America in Amharic covered the DC Airport "Coffee For Justice" action that ACT co-organized with UNITE-HERE Local 23. Check out the coverage here.

 


ACT IN VOICES OF AMERICA AND NYC LENS

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In a recent blog post, African Communities Together highlighted its work in helping African hair braiders apply for the Natural Hair Styling License and in campaigning for the re-authorization of Temporary Protected Status for Ebola-affected countries. 

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ACT IN THE NEW YORK TIMES!

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As an organization for African immigrants in America, invisibility is one of the biggest challenges ACT confronts.

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