Post Tagged with: "Queens"

Volunteers Fuel Ocasio-Cortez’s Congressional Campaign
Midterm Elections 2018 / Video

Volunteers Fuel Ocasio-Cortez’s Congressional Campaign

Passionate volunteers Bronx Democrat, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, underdog primary campaign to victory. She is expected to coast to victory on Election Day.

Uncertainty for Korean Americans as rhetoric between Trump and Kim Jong-un escalates
News

Uncertainty for Korean Americans as rhetoric between Trump and Kim Jong-un escalates

With the unpredictable nature of both leaders, many Korean Americans have been left to merely speculate about possible outcomes.

Social Justice Art showcases tough memories and hopes
Features

Social Justice Art showcases tough memories and hopes

Some installations focus on the role of African American women in society, while others call attention to the years of slavery.

New Yorkers share hopes, fears at anti-Trump art installation
News

New Yorkers share hopes, fears at anti-Trump art installation

Since Trump was inaugurated, 11 days ago, performance artists Shia LaBeouf, Nastja Säde Rönkkö and Luke Turner have asked members of the public to stand in front of the text and chant, ‘he will not divide us,’ for as long as they wish. A mounted camera, located just below the text, livestreams the activity at hewillnotdivide.us

Emotion and anger at Rikers Island protest
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Emotion and anger at Rikers Island protest

Rikers Island has a notorious reputation.

Welcome to Little Guyana
Features / Uncategorized / Video

Welcome to Little Guyana

It’s a complex and multi-cultural place about as rich and spicy as its cuisine.

Children play with an enormous robot-giraffe at the fair. Photo by Maria Panskaya
Features

The “Greatest Show & Tell on Earth” comes to Queens

The most creative idea would be rewarded with a $20,000 check.

Burned beyond repair
Features / Slideshows

Burned beyond repair

A family’s home is destroyed because of a downed power line during Hurricane Sandy.

Rockaways homeowners in limbo waiting for homes to be razed or aid to fix them after Sandy
Audio / News

Rockaways homeowners in limbo waiting for homes to be razed or aid to fix them after Sandy

There is no timetable for help.

From Assembly to Congress?
Election 2012 / Features

From Assembly to Congress?

Grace Meng is running to become the first Asian American elected to Congress from New York this November