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Beware the Return of For-Profit Schools

Republicans in the New York State Senate have included, in their version of the budget, a provision allowing for-profit companies to establish charter schools.

Occupy Main Street

Occupy Wall Street needs to realize how essential Main Street is to a sustainable and meaningful life for so many 99%ers.

FIGHTING FOR THE SLAVE: a photo essay

The Slave Theater on Fulton Street in Bed-Stuy is a place with a storied past and a complicated present.

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Ending Mayoral Control

The sober sixth grader was small for his age and wore a handsome pinstriped suit, just the kind of suit a mother wants her son to wear.

The CLEANING of a GREAT CITY
(McClure’s, April 1897)

The tendency to ascribe former defects of the Department of Street Cleaning in New York city to one political party, as such, seems to me not to be fair.

Faith in Filmmaking

Prospect Lefferts Gardens resident Faith Pennick is a feminist and a filmmaker. But that doesn’t mean she wants to be called a feminist filmmaker.

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