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Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Diversity of Academy Awards 2014 Illustrates a Changing Film Industry
The film industry is starting to address the lack of diversity.
Monday, August 4, 2014
Wild Bird Fund Rescues Injured and Sick Birds in Metro NYC
This organization rescues wild birds as well as educates the public on wild birds and there care.
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Harlem's New Renaissance Comes at a Price to the Poor and Elderly
The oldest residents pay the highest price as Harlem continues to be developed.
Friday, August 1, 2014
The Corporate Sector Completely Assimilates Brooklyn, NY's Williamsburg
Williamsburg, one of the first hip parts of Brooklyn has been completely assimilated by the corporate sector.
Friday, July 11, 2014
Rapid Gentrification Hitting Bed Stuy and Changing the Neighborhood's Racial Demographics
Gentrification has rapidly changed the racial demographics in Bedstuy.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Controversial Jackson Heights/Corona BID Threatens Immigrant-Owned Businesses in Queens, NY
The controversy over this Business-Improvement District has come to a peak, as the city now must weigh in on whether this BID should become a reality.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Mayor de Blasio Restores HIV Funds Bloomberg Era Cut
De Blasio has restored Bloomberg's cuts to HIV programs and even improved on the funding.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
Lower East Side: Gentrification or Destruction?
Lower East Side's transformation has rapidly changed this once working class neighborhood as tenement housing was destroyed and replaced with luxury apartments.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Child Protective Services Unlawfully Remove Children From Their Families
Michigan has a problem with the rubber stamping of removal orders of children from their homes. This is a violation of Michigan law, which mandates personal review from a judge. These women were not allowed to give their defense.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Asian American Film Lab’s Programming Comes to NYC Media TV
Asian American Film Lab Brings Its Original Programming to NYC Media TV!
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Occupy Wall Street's Founders and Take Ownership of the Movement
Occupy Wall Street Founders Step Forward
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Marjorie Hill, GMHC's First Black Woman CEO, Thrown Under the Bus
Marjorie Hill, GMHC's first Black Woman CEO, was thrown under the bus by the board of directors. While she was rightfully fired, there are as much to blame for GMHC's issues as Hill herself.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Gentrification Is Merely the Transformation Of Large Cities Into Post Industrial Cities
Gentrification is much more than rich people buying up poor neighborhoods.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Unfinished Works: An Evening of Autumn Entertainment
Korea Society holds joint event with Asian American Film Lab on staged reading of independent film scripts.
Friday, May 24, 2013
Web Series Black Folk Don't Explores Stereotypes of African Americans
Black Folk Don't is a web series that explores stereotypes of Black Americans, and debunks them.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Web Panel at IFP Highlights Erosion of Barriers to Diverse Filmmakers
Diverse Panel at IFP talks about the web and independent film.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Tribeca Film Festival and Tribeca Film Institute Help to Increase Diversity in Media
Tribeca Film Festival and its affiliate Tribeca Film Institute work hard to increase diversity in the media.
Monday, April 8, 2013
Fast Food Workers in New York Go on Strike
Fast Food Workers are in striking in New York. They are protesting low pay, lack of benefits, deplorable working conditions.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
MTA NY Raises Fares and Tolls Again
MTA NYC is raising fares and tolls again. There must be other ways of raising necessary funds.
Saturday, February 16, 2013
Bloomberg Reduces Possession of Small Amounts of Marijuana from Misdemeanor to Violation
NYC reduces penalties for marijuana possession.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The First Stages of Privatization of New York's Housing Projects
NYC prepares privatization of its housing projects.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Feb. 7th Industry Spotlight at Asian American Film Lab
Review of Event at Asian American Film Lab
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Asian American Film Festival promotes diversity, fights against marginalization of Asians in the media.
Saturday, December 24, 2011
The Degeneration of Occupy Wall Street Into A Charity
How Occupy Wall Street Has Degenerated Into a Charity. Vagabonds from other states have polluted Occupy Wall Street, perhaps beyond repair.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Use and Abuse of the Chronically Homeless in the Occupy Wall Street Movement
Chronic Homeless members of occupiers have been pushed to the side, in favor of more well to do occupiers.
Sunday, December 4, 2011
Occupy Broadway Street Performances, Dec. 2-3, 2011
Occupy Wall Street brings theatre and music to an outdoor performance in a privately owned public park.
Saturday, December 3, 2011
World Aids Day Protesters Arrested Near NY City Hall
Vocal New York led a march from Zucotti Park to City Hall on World Aids Day. The purpose of this is to raise awareness on the need for funding for HIV, Malaria, Tuberculous, Hepatitis C, Mental Illness, Substance Abuse and other serious illness and healthcare in general.
Sunday, November 27, 2011
Occupiers Help Needy Stay in or Obtain Housing
Occupy Wall Street has gone local. At the grassroots level around the country, occupation is working on issues such as housing and other matters that directly affect communities.
Thursday, November 24, 2011
California Leads the Fight Against Social Injustice
California has often lead the nation in progressive movements. Occupy Wall Street is being redefined and reignited in California.
Sunday, November 20, 2011
Media Coverage of Occupy More Positive As Of Nov. 17th
Upon seeing Occupy move forward, the mainstream media coverage changed. Part of this was because journalists were assaulted during the shutdown of Zucotti. The other part is that the newspapers and other media sources sense the shift in public opinion.
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Bloomberg-Secret Ally of the Occupiers
Bloomberg's actions have revitalized the movement.
Sunday, November 13, 2011
Teamsters Strike at Sotheby's supported by Occupiers
Teamsters 814 unites with Occupy to protest Sotheby's attempts to replace their union workers with temps.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Occupy Wall Street's Dialog With Uptown Justice Movements
Movement for Justice in El Barrio is now creating a dialog with Occupy Wall Street. The groups are exploring ways to achieve their goals. With each other support and the support of all the other Occupy movements and allied people.
Saturday, November 5, 2011
OWS Encourages The Growth Of Independent Media
OWS is promoting the growth of new media.
Monday, October 31, 2011
Occupy Wall Street Unites The 99%
Occupy Wall Street Unites the public and progressive movements in ways the general public hasn't.
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Discrimination And Nepotism In Hollywood
The problems caused by nepotism and discrimination in the film industry affect the whole society, and reinforce the oppression of raciam minorities.
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Occupy Central Park 11/11/2011
Join this cultural event/festival for the planning of the next phase of the occupation!