Brooklyn (Page 3)
MDC activists continue to protest inhumane conditions at the jail
A protester holding a sign in front of prison guards at the front of the Metropolitan Detention Center on February […]
Commuters worry over sudden change of L train plans
The Grand Street subway and L train stop will still host commuters since the 15 month shutdown was averted. Photo […]
Brooklyn protesters say no to gentrification
Brooklyn is changing.
17 years later: The Brooklyn skyline remembers
As people watched, many were overwhelmed with the memories of being within the smoke that overtook the screen in front of them.
A barbershop in Brooklyn that cuts hair outside the gender binary
A pop-up barbershop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Scissors and Clippers, is offering haircuts for women with short hair and LGBTQ-identified folks, who often feel uncomfortable in regular barbershops and salons.
Protests against redeveloping Crown Heights’ Bedford-Union Armory continue
Neighbors are worried that development plans could lead to further gentrification of Crown Heights.
Hurricane Sandy victims mark 5 year anniversary with rally for climate justice
Sandy victims and others marched for climate change on the 5th anniversary of the hurricane which, claimed 117 lives and caused $75 million in damages.
Thousands rally against racial injustice
Under the banner of “racial justice,” demonstrators drew connections between the struggles faced by people of color locally in New York City and the actions of the federal government, especially those of the last week.
Bay Ridge Residents Stand in Unity Against Trump’s Muslim Ban
The nationwide protests give Ellaithy comfort and hope.
Dyker Heights serves up a very bright Christmas
Many homes participate in the neighborhood Christmas decorating tradition, but some take it over the top.