Points of Entry: Richmond Hill's Indo-Caribbeans

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Trevor Rupnarain remembers his first encounter with the Democratic machine as a rude political awakening. Rupnarain, a lawyer originally from Guyana, was chairing a Democratic club meeting last year in Richmond Hill, Queens. The meeting was intended as a forum on police brutality. But to his dismay, says Rupnarain, a local politician instead tried to turn it into a meet-and-greet session for one of her prot