City agencies partner to tackle homelessness

April 23, 2014 • 0
Organizations have broken down institutional walls to mobilize under the banner of the 100 Day Campaign.

Deportation protests end in arrests

April 18, 2014 • 0
Nineteen activists, including one Yale student, were arrested Thursday afternoon in Boston while protesting deportation policies.

Yale intersections endanger pedestrians

April 16, 2014 • 0
On March 27 a man was struck and critically injured by a car while crossing N. Frontage Road at College St.

DOL cracks down on New Haven businesses

April 15, 2014 • 0
The Connecticut Department of Labor (DOL) is conducting sweeps of downtown New Haven businesses to sniff out workplace violations.

Cho delays plea hearing

April 10, 2014 • 0
Cho was arrested on Feb. 20 on 42 wage theft and fraud charges and again four days later for 10 additional discrimination and payroll violations.

Yale to host Houston students

April 8, 2014 • 0
In partnership with a highly successful college readiness program, Yale will host over 100 first generation, low-income students from Houston public schools for a week-long program this July.

Connecticut advocates for juvenile justice

April 2, 2014 • 0
Connecticut is working towards giving juvenile offenders serving lengthy sentences a second chance.

Tipped workers demand higher base wage

April 1, 2014 • 0
In the wake of CT's historic legislation, which will raise the minimum wage to $10.10 by 2017, tipped workers are getting a smaller piece of the pie.
Activists are calling for Connecticut courts to reconsider all of the other cases involving Dennis Spaulding as well.

Activists call for ‘Not 1 more’

March 26, 2014 • 0
On Monday night, members of grassroots advocacy group Unidad Latina en Accion recounted stories and cases of brothers, spouses and friends who currently face deportation proceedings.

CT students call for DREAM

March 7, 2014 • 0
“My name is Junior Sierra, and I am undocumented and unapologetic,” he began.

Federal tribe recognition debated

March 6, 2014 • 0
Connecticut leaders, including Gov. Dannel Malloy, are opposing a federal proposal that would streamline the process of three American Indian tribes gaining federal recognition, citing economic consequences.

Harp pushes Yale to monitor wages

March 4, 2014 • 0
New Haven Mayor Toni Harp has joined a number of local and student activists in calling for University Properties to take a stronger stand against wage theft.
The Board of Aldermen’s Human Services Committee authorized a proposal to provide job education training to food stamp recipients.