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Alert: Green is also the color of money

Great article last week about Steve Ritz and the sudden expansion of his Bronx Green Machine except, as one activist quipped, you missed the scene where the devil comes to claim his soul. Activists who have coalesced around the Fresh…
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Hurricane Relief Workers, Homeless People Demand City “Rebuild Stronger” Willing to Share Vacant Property Data in Exchange for Commitment on Affordable Housing & Living-Wage Jobs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Hurricane Relief Workers, Homeless People Demand City “Rebuild Stronger” Willing to Share Vacant Property Data in Exchange for Commitment on Affordable Housing & Living-Wage Jobs New York, NY.  -Homeless people, Occupy Sandy relief workers, labor unions, and…
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New York Lawyers Rally to Help Sandy Victims

When Hurricane Sandy struck the east coast of the United States on Oct. 29, it didn’t take lawyers in New York long to organize a way to help victims of the superstorm with an expanding range of legal issues. Bar…
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Lawyer: NYPD knew stop-and-frisk misused

The NYPD has know for two decades that it’s officers were misusing trespass laws to make innocent citizens the target of illegal stop -and-frisk practices and has done nothing to stop it, a civil liberties lawyer said Wednesday in closing…
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