Chinatown residents begin a hunger strike to fight for their homes
Two weeks ago, the Department of Housing and Preservation issued a vacate order for the 75 people living at 85 Bowery.
Bushwick’s Dispossessed Latino Community
Members of Make The Road NY sing songs, share meals, and learn about their rights. Above is Angel Vera, of […]
El Taller Latino-Americano faces eviction
With rising rents, the cultural center is about to be driven out of the area.
Chinatown shop owner fights landlord, wins
Mei Rong Song, who lives two blocks from the flower shop she runs in Chinatown, fought a $9,000 rent increase and won.