Special Report: America Votes

America Celebrates the Election

Edited by Paola Michelle Ortiz Pavement Pieces · America Celebrates the Election

Special Report: America Votes

Voting in Clifton, New Jersey

Like most of the residents of this reliable blue state, Dayi casted her vote for Joe Biden.

Special Report: America Votes

Poll worker keeps it moving

Their small team is a diverse one.

Special Report: In Our Backyard

Crown Heights – Franklin Avenue

Episode 1. Crown Heights activists fight for sunlight, fear gentrification despite lack of affordable housing,

Special Report: In Our Backyard

Soho -Elizabeth Street Garden

Episode 2: Treasured green space vs affordable housing for seniors

Special Report: In Our Backyard

Sunset Park-Industry City

Episode 3: Developers believe the rezoning will bring new jobs, while residents fear those new opportunities will attract wealthier households and displace a part of Brooklyn many hold dear.

Special Report: In Our Backyard


Episode 4: The Inwood rezoning has faced community scrutiny and legal challenge since it was proposed in 2018, and its future remains uncertain.


Sounds and sights from NYC Juneteenth march

Pavement Pieces · NYC Juneteenth march Thousands of demonstrators across New York City marched in honor of Juneteenth yesterday and […]


Hong Kong’s national security law imposes the question: to flee or to stay?

A Hong Kong resident speaks on her fears.

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

Coronavirus pandemic threatens border towns in Mexico

The spread of coronavirus has impacted the entire world. In Mexico, where Northern cities border the United States, difficulties are amplified as the region tackles the well-being of both countries during the pandemic.