11 Newspapers from Young Lords surface as El Barrio, NYC prepares to celebrate “Young Lords Way”
While Eric Garner’s death by an NYPD officer’s chokehold is disturbing, that high level of police brutality is all too common in communities like ours. Police brutality was one of the main issues the Young Lords fought against.
11 editions, all scanned into PDF’s (Here)
Thank you to who attended Friday night’s screening of “El Barrio Tours: Gentrification in East Harlem” and Gentrification Conference at the Bronx Museum.
It was truly a blessing to see so many people from so many corners of The Bronx (137 to be exact) come forward and confront this pressing issue.
Thank you to Ed García Conde of Welcome2TheBronx for co-hosting the event.
Thank you to Lauren Click of the Bronx Museum for hosting us and for the great photos!
Finally a big thank you to our panelists: Edwin Pagán of Bronx Burning, Susanna Blankley & Shanequa Charles of CASA , Ryan Singer of the Bronx Department of Planning, Scott Andrew Hutchins of PTH and all of our amazing community members that came out to participate in the conversation.
If you’re interested in getting involved with going campaigns for more equitable housing policy in NYC.
Friday at the Bronx Museum we premiered a video showcasing our nationwide progress (Click Here)
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Thank you to our supporters, donors, volunteers and all who are working to make project possible. This is just the beginning…
El Barrio Tours: Gentrification USA *Work in Progress* Trailer
We’re 1/3rd the way through our nationwide tour
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Winter (2013-14) Update
Spring (2014) Update
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