Investigations








Climate of Fear: Latino Immigrants in Suffolk County, N.Y.
published September, 2009

I was the lead researcher and photographer for this investigative report on hate crimes in Suffolk County, New York. I spent six months in the county documenting these crimes by moving into the community and interviewing victims and community advocates about the discrimination they have witnessed and faced.

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Under Siege: Life for Low Income Latinos in the South
published April, 2009

I was the lead researcher and photographer for this report on low-income Latino immigrants in the southeastern U.S. Fellow researchers and I spent six months in 2008 traveling through six southern U.S. states - Arkansas, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee - interviewing and documenting the stories of immigrants in the region.

I produced five audio slide shows as part of this project. They can be found here.

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Close to Slavery: Guestworker Programs in the United States
published September, 2007

I was the lead researcher and photographer for this investigative report on the U.S. Guestworker Program, a government run program which brings in thousands of immigrants to the States every year to perform work. I interviewed guestworkers across the country and documented their stories about working under this program.

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