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After months of campaigning by immigrant and LGBTQ rights groups, Nicoll Hernández-Polanco was freed from her detention by ICE. Her story, written by Kris Hayashi of the Transgender Law Center, is a story of a young woman who escaped the broken immigration system, and how she was criminalized and psychologically tortured simply for being young and transgender.  

Kris Hayashi | April 29, 2015 - 11:41am


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Mia Nakano LGBTQ | June 29, 2014 - 4:16pm

Blog Posts

Eddie Ahn | December 31, 2012 - 9:00am

Culture shock and awe greet Chicago theatergoers at the Goodman Theatre’s New Stages festival.

Jenny Lee | December 28, 2012 - 11:29am

Eddie Ahn | December 28, 2012 - 9:00am

Harden’s book is remarkable in the way that it charts the growth of Shin, from a child born to prisoners, to a young, angry student, to a skillful survivor, to a disaffected adult, and, finally, to an activist.

Noah Cho | December 27, 2012 - 8:14am

The 2012 election revealed that although Muslims are voting, they are not organized to the degree in which they can advocate for policies that protect and benefit their communities.

Nadia Hussain | December 26, 2012 - 1:55pm

Head to head battles on Top Chef and Project Runway All Stars.

Dianne Choie | December 24, 2012 - 7:53pm
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Eddie Ahn | December 24, 2012 - 9:00am

Hyphen's Ivan Natividad pays homage to the courage and compassion of Senator Daniel K. Inouye.

Ivan V. Natividad | December 21, 2012 - 1:36pm

Eddie Ahn | December 21, 2012 - 9:00am

"Pop music with classical technique." Hyphen interviews Joowan Kim, the equally talented and opinionated mastermind behind Ensemble Mik Nawooj.

Ramon Solis | December 20, 2012 - 10:49pm

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