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Healthy eating in the South Bronx

The South Bronx has been dubbed a “food desert,” and three groups are attempting to change that stereotype, but face a battle when even well-laid plans collide with real life.

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Some Ghanaian immigrants agree with Trump’s “shithole” comments

Unemployment is high in Ghana.

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Green Party candidate Jill Stein rails against ‘greater’ and ‘lesser’ evil political parties at rally

The Stein/Baraka ticket is on the ballot in 44 states, and the District of Columbia.

Audio / Features

Gourmet Opportunities Sprout in the South Bronx

Nonprofit helps kids grow, cook and eat their way to better futures in the unhealthiest county in New York state

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NYC Sparx gives Bronx girls a love of STEM and art

one of the main challenges for girls from minority communities who want to get into technology, including Latina or African-American girls, is economics.

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New York City Marathon: South Bronx

Though traditionally a quieter part of New York City, those exiting the 3rd Avenue – 138 Street subway station were met with the sound of live jazz and cheering as loud as the bright green uniforms worn by volunteers passing out water and bananas to runners.

South Bronx Charter School surprises kindergartners with gift bags
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South Bronx Charter School surprises kindergartners with gift bags

Two-thirds of the students are in the child welfare or foster care system, while the rest come from the South Bronx community.