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Norman Oder

Brooklyn journalist NORMAN ODER writes the Atlantic Yards Report watchdog blog and is working on a book about the project.

A Brand Called Brooklyn

If the new arena could speak, its first word would be “Brooklyn.”

Barclays Center: Brooklyn’s “Community Arena”?

After one year, the arena is a marquee venue, but not the promised home for civic events.

Will James Challenge De Blasio on Atlantic Yards?

New York Daily News columnist Harry Siegel wrote on October 9. “That’s because [likely Mayor Bill] de Blasio and [likely Public Advocate]Letitia James are both Democrats, and also Working Families Party stalwarts.” Similarly, on October 16, New York Post contributor Stephen Eide suggested that such synchronicity made the Public Advocate’s job “worse than useless.”


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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