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The Pandemic Deepens Miami’s Housing Affordability Crisis for Immigrant Families

Aileen Delgado, Kymani Hughes, Krystal Li, Angely Pena-Agramonte, Karla Perez and Kelly Sanchez In October 2020, six months into the COVID pandemic, the landlord of a Palmetto Bay apartment where then-high school senior Arianna had lived for more than a decade with her sister and parents, delivered shocking news: The family had a month to move...

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Amid toll of COVID-19, violence compounds grief for families of homicide victims

  Radiah Jamil, Kayla Johnson and Diamond Thomas-Dean Philadelphia-- Isolated from in-person connection due to the pandemic, Philadelphia mothers gather weekly from behind computer screens to partake in a virtual support group as they cope with their loss of a loved one.  The need for virtual grief groups like those that the violence prevention and...