Documented covers New York City’s immigrants and the policies that affect their lives. We are an independent and nonpartisan publication.

Newsrooms have grown increasingly interested in immigration, yet most publications don’t have room to regularly delve into the minutiae of how regulations change and into the practices of local institutions and federal law. With a topic like immigration, rewritten regulations and laws--even at a minor capacity--can upend people's lives and the communities where they live. Documented will provide dedicated coverage of how these policies are evolving.

Documented will be launching this spring as part of Civil’s "First Fleet" of Newsrooms. You can sign up for our newsletter, Early Arrival, below for a roundup of the most important local and national immigration news, as well as updates on what we have planned for launch.

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