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NYC High School Moves Classes Only to Shelter 2,000 Migrants

Posted on AllSides January 12th, 2024
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A high school in Brooklyn, New York, recently switched students to remote learning to shelter 2,000 migrants after they were relocated from a tent shelter due to a heavy rainstorm. Classes at James Madison High School were moved online Tuesday after city officials bused migrants from a tent at Floyd Bennett Field in South Brooklyn to the school’s gym and auditorium due to strong winds and heavy rain, The Christian Post reports. "Teams are doing a great job keeping asylum seekers safe and dry before they depart tomorrow morning,” NYC...

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