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Students Walk Out to Demand Action on Climate Change
Students from around the world walked out of school yesterday to protest climate change.
United Methodist Church votes down LGBTQ rights
The United Methodist Church voted on LGBTQ rights within their denomination.
For some commuters, subway travel is complicated
According to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, out of the 427 stations in New York City, only 114 are accessible.
New Yorkers celebrate Amazon backing out of LIC deal
View video on Vimeo Entwined in a four-foot-high pile of trash facing the Upper East Side sat a deformed delivery […]
Taxis and rideshare drivers outraged by new fees
It’s been a week since New York City implemented its new surcharges for taxi and rideshare services, and drivers and riders alike are unhappy.
Housing projects residents find community despite harsh living conditions
The Ingersoll project’s Garden of Eden grows fruits and vegetables during the warmer months. Photo by Teddy Haines. Nestled into […]
Anti-Abortion Catholics divided on excommunicating Cuomo
Many anti-abortion Catholics began calling for Governor Andrew Cuomo’s excommunication after the Reproductive Healthcare Act passed through the New York state legislature on January 22. But not all Catholics, both leaders and laity, agree on excommunicating the governor. Concerns range from political repercussions from the governor to hurting the Church’s reputation. On both sides of the debate, church leaders are publically sharing their opinion.
Electronic Bikes, Scooters and Skateboards: A Dangerous Alternative for NYC Commuters
As transportation worsens in New York City, more citizens turn to utilizing electronic bicycles, scooters and skateboards. But, this leads residents facing different issues during their commutes. In 2017, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city would start cracking down on illegal Electric Bikes. He stated that e- bikes are a “real danger” and a “serious problem” when it comes to safety on the streets.
Mental health problems haunt the undocumented
According to the American Psychological Association, undocumented immigrants can experience depression and anxiety when migrating. They struggle with traumas like the fear of deportation, the effects of racial profiling, and the lack of social support. Without access to mental health services - they're left to cope on their own.
Guidelines for dealing with clergy sexual abuse on hold
Survivors and advocates for reform in the Catholic Church are frustrated by the Vatican's decision to delay any vote addressing clergy abuse until February.