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View From Here By David Mark Greaves

View From Here By David Mark Greaves

🕔13:07, 30.Apr 2015

  “One burning building will be looped on television over and over again and the thousands of demonstrators who did it the right way have been lost in the discussion,” President Obama said at a press conference on Tuesday describing the events

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Establishing Park Guardians: New Move Aligned with Efforts to Make a Difference

Establishing Park Guardians: New Move Aligned with Efforts to Make a Difference

🕔12:37, 30.Apr 2015

Herbert Von King Park & Cultural Arts Center – Update #2 Bernice Elizabeth Green 500 Men Who Make a Difference, founded and helmed by Wayne Devonish, is in the process of making a huge difference in the appearance of Herbert

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Herbert Von King Park & Cultural Arts Center Update #2

Herbert Von King Park & Cultural Arts Center Update #2

🕔11:32, 30.Apr 2015

On the True Saviors of Von King Park — the Largest Greenspace in North Brooklyn Rumor — steeped more in truth than fantasy — abounds around the formation of a Herbert Von King Park Conservancy, modeled after the New York Central Park

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PREVIOUS ISSUES

PREVIOUS ISSUES

🕔10:00, 30.Apr 2015 Read Full Article
The View From Here:  African-Americans are Small Players in NYC’s M/WBE Program

The View From Here: African-Americans are Small Players in NYC’s M/WBE Program

🕔20:21, 9.Apr 2015

By David Mark Greaves The Black Institute founded by Bertha Lewis, the former CEO of ACORN, has issued a report on minority- and women-owned businesses entitled “Not Good Enough: the Myth of ‘Good Faith and Best Efforts’”, the report examines

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Fort Greene Revolutionary War Monument among Rep. Hakeem Jeffries’ First-Term Accomplishments

Fort Greene Revolutionary War Monument among Rep. Hakeem Jeffries’ First-Term Accomplishments

🕔19:18, 19.Feb 2015

By Mary Alice Miller A study is under way to designate the Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument in Fort Greene Park as part of the National Park System. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries introduced the Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument Preservation Act on April

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Bed-Stuy Homeowners Face Increasing Costs Due To Bribery Scam

Bed-Stuy Homeowners Face Increasing Costs Due To Bribery Scam

🕔19:06, 19.Feb 2015

By Stephen Witt Bed-Stuy homeowner Eric Nathaniel just received a letter from State Farm, and it wasn’t pretty. It said his deductible for homeowner insurance has shot from $1,000 to $2,500. “For making a claim that was never my fault!,”

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View From Here

🕔20:10, 30.Jan 2015

Development in East New York One of the problems of community revitalization projects like that proposed in East New York, is that despite the promises of local economic development programs, the tens of millions of dollars that will actually be

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View From Here By David Mark Greaves:  Senator Elizabeth Warren for President

View From Here By David Mark Greaves: Senator Elizabeth Warren for President

🕔11:18, 19.Dec 2014

Commentators are beginning to notice the coming together of the movement against inequality and the huge turnout of whites in police brutality protests taking place across the country, that are increasingly becoming anti-racist and ant-White Supremacy. There has been a

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Large Protest Forces Local Community Board Meeting Cancellation

Large Protest Forces Local Community Board Meeting Cancellation

🕔21:32, 29.Oct 2014

By Stephen Witt With passionate shouts of, “They took Harlem and Fulton Street, but they’re not taking here”, a growing grass-roots organization against gentrification in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens forced the abrupt cancellation of Community Board 9’s regular monthly meeting on Tuesday

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