Mohammad Razvi

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2007

    Democracy at Work in the 40th

    For residents of the 40th council district in central Brooklyn, yesterday was Election Day, as 10 candidates vied to take the seat vacated by Yvette Clarke, who ascended to Congress back in November. Since none of the 10 have held elected office before (unless being St. Vincent's ambassador to the U ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2006

    Date Saved: Pakistani Groom Out of Jail

    On April 11, the Voice wrote about Tauqir Zafar Rizvi, a Pakistani man detained on immigration charges. While Rizvi sat in the Hudson Correctional Facility in Hudson, New York, plans for his May 6 wedding in Jackson Heights--to an American citizen--were put on hold. On April 20, after 34 days in ... More >>

  • News

    September 9, 2003

    Fleeing America

    Post–9-11, Thousands of New York's Pakistanis Leave the U.S. Under Pressure