budget cuts


Criminologists question what it means to “defund the police”

Cutting down community police interactions and replacing them with neighborhood vigilantes is risky. 

Special Report: Shutdown: The Coronavirus

New York City’s budget becomes the latest victim of the pandemic

De Blasio said  that New York City is predicted to lose $7.4. billion in tax revenue in the next fiscal year, due to the pandemic.


Arts organizations give city kids a chance to experience theater

Students working with the Situation Project get a chance to shadow staff at the show. Photo courtesy of the Situation […]


Public housing at risk under proposed budget cuts

A rally gave advocates and tenants a voice.


Street Squash After School Program Teaches More than a Game

Street Squash After School program in Harlem is a haven for kids.