Aggregated, NYC Metro

Lawmaker Trying To Make Police Choke Holds Illegal – Morning Brief

0 Comments 31 July 2014

It may soon be easier to prosecute NYPD officers for choke holds, An upstate police force uses a dated term to describe Black suspect, And more Morning stories.

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Editorials, Harlem Lives - Stories about Harlem, NYC, NYC Metro

You Probably Missed This Uplifting Spectacle That Happened In Harlem

0 Comments 31 July 2014

Bartendaz is breaking some misconceptions about how athleticism, gender, and mental prowess can intersect in a neighborhood suffering from a health crisis.

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Bill Bratton at the 2014 St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York City

Editorials, NYC Metro

The Problem Is More Than Just Broken Windows Or Bratton

0 Comments 30 July 2014

NYPD Commissioner Bratton needs to go. What hasn't been talked about is what needs to be packed up with him.

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MTA Metrocard sits on top of a bed of cash

Aggregated, NYC Metro

Planned MTA Fare Hike Smaller Than Predicted – Morning Brief

0 Comments 30 July 2014

Expect a 4% MTA fare hike next year, Eric Garner's widow calls for a civil rights investigation, And more Morning stories.

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Food Politics - Stories about Food, Poverty, and Justice in NYC, NYC Metro

Hunger Doesn’t Need To Continue Among NYC’s Children This Summer

0 Comments 29 July 2014

Despite millions of meals being served last year, many still don't realize NYC offers free meals for all children during the summer.

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A woman is allegedly put into a chokehold by an NYPD officer in East New York, Brooklyn

Aggregated, NYC Metro

NYPD Allegedly Puts Pregnant Woman In Choke Hold – Morning Brief

0 Comments 29 July 2014

An illegal choke hold seems to be used by an NYPD officer against a pregnant Brooklyn woman, Mayor de Blasio again reaffirms his faith in Broken Windows despite supporting evidence, And more Morning stories.

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Graffiti of a Lady in Red, in the Parkchester section of The Bronx, New York City

NYC Metro, The Bronx Lens

The Bronx Lens: Parkchester Is A Gilded Gem

2 Comments 28 July 2014

Parkchester offers a rare glimpse into the type of diverse and well-off community that can only be found in The Bronx.

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NYPD officers point a gun at Jahmil El Cuffee, allegedly before stomping on his head, in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York City

Aggregated, NYC Metro

New Video Of NYPD Pointing Gun At Subdued Man’s Head – Weekend Watch

0 Comments 28 July 2014

NYPD officer points his gun at and allegedly stomps on a man's head while he's on the ground, New Yorkers Against Bratton is joined by others calling for the NYPD Commissioner's resignation, And more Weekend stories you missed.

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G Train station in New York City

Aggregated, NYC Metro

No G Train Service For 5 Weeks – Weekend Digest

0 Comments 25 July 2014

Here's how to get around without the G Train, NYPD's Broken Windows strategy takes flak after Eric Garner's death, And more Weekend stories.

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Editorials, NYC Metro

When Bill de Blasio Promised Green Jobs, Not NYPD Surges

0 Comments 24 July 2014

Then candidate Bill de Blasio's campaign promise of a green jobs-creating economy is exactly what now Mayor de Blasio needs to make happen.

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