Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Bangladeshi Hub Grows in North Bronx

Bangladeshi Hub Grows in North Bronx

The Parkchester area of the Bronx, Astoria in Queens and Kensington in Brooklyn have long been known for their Bangladeshi enclaves, but there is another Bangladeshi hub growing i ...

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Bronx Muslims See Disconnect From Images Overseas

Bronx Muslims See Disconnect From Images Overseas

Muslim leaders and worshipers from mosques in Parkchester and Morris Park said that the images of violent protests from Muslims abroad conflict with the way they live and worship ...

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On Latino Turf, Bangladeshis Seek Sliver of Power

On Latino Turf, Bangladeshis Seek Sliver of Power

Two Bangladeshis will run next year for a city council seat in the Bronx, but some worry that the Bangladeshis – a new but growing immigrant community – are reaching for too much ...

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Voices in Focus: A South Asian American Population Explosion

Voices in Focus: A South Asian American Population Explosion

A celebration of Bangladeshi independence in The Bronx; local and national South Asian demographic shifts in the last decade; an organizing hub for the "Save the G Train" campaign ...

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Bronx Bangladeshis to Float a Council Candidate

Bronx Bangladeshis to Float a Council Candidate

Bangladeshis from three Bronx neighborhoods where Bengali is so common that one street is known as "Bangla Bazar" are planning ahead for the September 2013 city council primary, b ...

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