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Luis Martinez is being held by ICE in the Orange County Correctional Facility in Goshen, NY.Photo by Michael Frank

Voice from behind Bars

A conversation with Luis Martinez, who is being detained for deportation despite a pending U visa.

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Welcome to The River Community!

New stories every week. Community events. Democracy in action ;)

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The Local Shape of Biodiversity Collapse

Here's What's Being Lost to our Hudson Valley Ecosystem.

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New York In Prison

New York State counties ask: Do we really need a jail?

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Our Aging Infrastructure: Peril and Opportunity

As a nation, we’re not doing very well at keeping our systems running. Here's why.