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.
The 4-Month-Old Organisation That Beat Indian-Origin Right-Wingers to Times Square Ad Space Last Week
AMPAKCares came alive in April by organising Ramadan feasts, moved to COVID-19 fundraising before pivoting towards Kashmir-related activism.
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.
Coronavirus has upended traditional campaigning. Candidates have no choice but to go online.
There have been at least 68 vehicle attacks on protesters in the last several months, one of which was fatal.
Film industry workers and union reps told VICE that production during the pandemic is going to be risky, expensive, and ruled by compromise.
Former school principal Jamaal Bowman has a big lead over 16-term Democrat Eliot Engel, and Mondaire Jones and Ritchie Torres could become the first openly gay Black members of Congress.