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B. Colby Hamilton

Colby Hamilton is a freelance writer living in Greenpoint.

The Blight and Plight of Condoburg

I visited Phil DePaolo to talk about development. Part of me wondered if Phil didn’t feel like a broken record. He’s been involved in virtually every development fight in North Brooklyn from the People’s Firehouse to the waterfront re-zoning.

Bringing the War Home

Jeff Mullins walked quickly along 44th Street towards Times Square, just a few yards in front of the combat squad. A coordinator with Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW), he admitted never imagining that “it’d be this good.”


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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