The Government Shutdown: More than a Headline

The team and I were talking about the government shutdown and how anxious we are about the state of affairs in our country. We started talking about the different programs we have and how they might be affected so I thought we could look into it a little further. Thinking about the Semi’a Fund, COMPRA … Continued


Thoughts on the #BodegaStrike: The Power of Organized Micro-Entrepreneurs

  Yesterday, thousands of Yemeni bodega owners took to the streets of New York City to demand an end to the travel ban imposed by the President against legal visitors from 7 Middle Eastern countries. These business owners, many of whom probably run their shops on their own, made a choice to lose a full day … Continued