Brooklyn

inequality

How 'Woke' Liberals Convince Themselves That Gentrifying Is Okay

As a gentrifier myself, I decided to study how we justify what we're doing.
Katie Donnelly
7.15.19
Film

30 Years Later, 5 Brooklynites Remember 'Do the Right Thing'

"I fear that it will still be as relevant in another 30 years...but the film gives me hope still. It's art in the face of hopelessness."
Taylor Hosking
6.28.19
Art

Art Collective Papi Juice Reminds Us That Nightlife Can Be a Revolution

"Our collective's work is more intentional than just a party. Our mission is to affirm and celebrate the lives of queer and trans people of color who exist all 24 hours of the day."
Taylor Hosking
6.26.19
tv

Spike Lee Calls Black Artists to Action in This Season of Netflix’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’

Shifting the focus to Nola Darling as an artist, the show highlights roadblocks for today’s Black creative class.
Taylor Hosking
5.28.19
measles

The latest move to fight measles: fines of $2,000 a day

"We will restrategize at every opportunity no matter what's thrown in front of us,” the New York county executive said.
Emma Ockerman
4.17.19
Premieres

Charly Bliss Made a Good Anthem About Bad Relationships

"Hard To Believe" is the latest single off the Brooklyn band’s 'Young Enough,' which is out May 10.
Josh Terry
4.10.19
measles outbreak

"We have to stop it now": New York City is now mandating measles vaccination in parts of Brooklyn

Emma Ockerman
4.9.19
Premieres

Taphari Is Brooklyn's Best Rap Alien

The Brownsville rapper's new single "Tell Me How" is another example of the extraterrestrial energy he's brought to Brooklyn clubs over the last few years.
Colin Joyce
3.20.19
Noisey News

Leikeli47's Tiny Desk Concert Is a Really Great Jazz Show

The Brooklyn rapper and her four-piece band performed the jazz rendition of 'Acrylic' you didn't know you needed.
Kristin Corry
3.11.19
water

40-Ounce Bottled Water Proves Controversial in Communities Devastated by Alcohol and Drugs

The brand's founder, 'Sons of Anarchy' star Theo Rossi, says the styling of the bottles is meant to help consumers drink more water.
Jelisa Castrodale
3.8.19
the people vs.

Turns Out Flipp Dinero Has Never Played Fortnite

In this episode of 'The People Vs.,' the Brooklyn rapper is laughing at all of your weak jokes under the comment section for "Leave Me Alone."
Noisey Staff
3.7.19
#BlackLove

This Photographer Captures the Beauty of People of Color in Love

Photographer Miranda Barnes carries her camera around Sunset Park, Brooklyn, to show the spaces and faces that make it beautiful.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.5.19
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