Posts Tagged ‘Older People’
The American Dream is Getting Old by Faith E. Briggs
The American Dream is Getting Old by Faith E. Briggs

by Faith E. Briggs People who have worked their whole lives contributing to this economy may find that the American Dream doesn’t include support for them in their older age. Esmeralda Castro is all smiles as she walks gracefully through the Casa Boricua Senior Center in the Bronx. On all sides, small tables are packed […]

English Language Learners: Breakthroughs and Barricades (video)

by Faith E. Briggs English Language Learners: Breakthroughs and Barricades from Faith E. Briggs on Vimeo.   Between Little Italy, Chinatown, and Spanish Harlem, New York City is home to a lot of languages, but for older people who don’t speak English, daily tasks can be difficult to accomplish.   Related Links: The Maura Clarke-Ita […]