Refugees Of New York


Amanda Morales, 33, has spent four months in the Holyrood Church to avoid deportation. She is living there with her three U.S.- born children. / Photo by Lidia Hernández.

Alexander*, 34, asked for political asylum in the U.S.- Mexican border in November, 2016. / Photo by Lidia Hernández.

Issam Khoury, 40, was the first journalist who reported on the Syrian Revolution to international outlets in 2011. / Photo by Lidia Hernández.

Exilio en Nueva York



Lidia Hernández-Tapia

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Multimedia Journalist/ Periodista @newmarkjschool

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