As snow blanketed African markets, churches and graves in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, in February, members of the Liberian community were praying fervently that this would not be their last winter in the United States.
22 Feb 2019. St Paul, United States. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
Women leave after a DED rally at the Minnesota State Capitol.
31 Mar 2019. Robbinsdale, United States. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
DED status holders and supporters attend a thanksgiving service on the Sunday after the DED status was extended.
29 Mar 2019. Brooklyn Center, United States. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
Marie Zar prepares for work the day after U.S. President Donald Trump granted a one-year extension of her immigration status.
22 Feb 2019. Brooklyn Center, United States. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
DED status holder and Liberian community activist Famatta Zeon prays during a DED prayer service.
31 Mar 2019. Brooklyn Center, United States. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
Zeon, with her daughter Grace, visits Brooklyn United Methodist Church to thank the congregants for their support.