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Syrian refugee family scattered across world

A Syrian refugee family in upstate in New York who settled a year ago have found their family scattered across the world. Adult brothers and two older children are in Germany. 539 more words


Resettlement to poor neighborhoods increases chance of Type 2 diabetes

We know that resettling refugees to impoverished areas may result in refugees being exposed to higher levels of crime, e.g. in Oakland, Rochester and… 252 more words


New Criminal Law Topics Debut in C.J.S.

Being dropped this month are the new substantive and procedural criminal law topics for Corpus Juris Secundum. Spring, and change, are in the air. Of course, yours truly co-authored the “substantive” criminal law article.


New stories on the 'Local' page


I just finally updated the Local page with my final four RBJ stories. I learned a lot while interning and freelancing for them for a year and a half, about both myself and how the Rochester media world runs itself, and even though it didn’t turn out how I had hoped I am much better for it. 12 more words


Does that make it population control?

Say you can’t have children and are poor. According to the nice people at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Medicaid will not help you. 163 more words


Suffering, suffocating, impatient, entitled grump

I need an environment that encourages asking uncomfortable questions. I’m tired of writing about local business leaders who won this award or that award for sitting on the board of a charity that barely does anything lasting for the community. 255 more words