The Nation:  As Trump Plans an Immigration Crackdown, South Asians Band Together in Brooklyn

Jan 26, 2017 Jay Cassano Residents of Kensington are forming a grassroots network to respond to any threats against vulnerable members of the community. “No ban! No wall! Kensington stands tall!” That was the rallying cry last night in Kensington, a multiethnic, largely immigrant neighborhood in central Brooklyn. On the heels of President Trump’s executive orders cracking down on illegal immigration, residents of Kensington and elsewhere in Brooklyn gathered to announce the launch of a “Hate Free Zone” and community defense network. Link to the full story here.