Artist John Legend told the New School University crowd he “wanted to make it clear what percentage of the Rikers population have not even been convicted of a crime, 80%”.
Photos from the NYC Cannabis rally which began as a parade at West 31st & Broadway in Koreatown to march to Union Square. Hundreds of people participated to legalize the plant.
What it cost for security per day for Melania to sit in Trump Tower costs taxpayers 500k, enough to feed 100k homeless or 1,467 AIDS patients could have meds.
Hundreds turned out yesterday on a warm spring day at Washington Square Park in New York City for the 2017 May Day event.
Yesterday, over 600 cities including New York City marched worldwide and many of these of these satellite marches are signing on to become a permanent part of the March for Science network.
Josephine Aronson was among the speakers addressing the crowd that had gathered at One Police Plaza bringing light to the very serious issue of child sex trafficking, abuse and pedophilia.
At least 200 demonstrators in support of the Black Lives Matter movement came out to tell the public that Mayor De Blasio is not the progressive leader he tries to portray himself to be.
Our communities are under siege as we live in the instability and crisis that resulted from the Mayor’s rezoning policy that is displacing us from the places that seek refuge.
A crowd of around 40 or so gathered at Union Square park on Thursday with Noche Diaz of the NYC Revolution Club speaking about the public being passive.
A coalition representing dozens of grassroots groups and labor organizations organized a number of actions in support of labor campaigns, migrant rights, Sanctuary Campus campaigns, and others.