Brownsville, the neighbourhood with the highest rates of asthma in New York City, is fighting to halt the construction of a fracked gas pipeline that could worsen its air quality even more.
Sunset Park residents breathe some of the worst air in New York, made worse in the summer when the city turns on a nearby natural gas plant owned by a hedge fund to help power all the air conditioners.
“Are you fucking kidding me?” someone in the video is heard screaming.
The pandemic has left musicians who perform underground without a place to do what they love—and, in turn, without a sense of purpose.
The FiDi Chinese restaurant-slash-nightclub was a longtime DIY haven for New York's rising fashion stars, EDM fans, and LGBTQ icons.
Hindu nationalists paid for billboard space over Times Square last week celebrating the removal of Kashmir's autonomy. Simultaneously, another group ran ads flashing "Kashmiri Lives Matter".
“It’s clear that the NRA has been failing to carry out its stated mission for many, many years,” New York State Attorney General Letitia James said in a press conference Thursday.
This Is Hardcore has been postponed, but smaller shows in New York continue to pop up—and people continue trying to stop them.
“Children cannot focus on schoolwork if their family members or teachers are in the hospital or dying,” said one kindergarten teacher.
“We literally turned the corner and were met with a line of police who attacked us without warning," one protester said.
It's been more than three weeks since New York held its primaries, and the state still hasn’t finished counting the votes.