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Singers under Washington Square Arch

More #ThisIsWhatDemocracySoundsLike Sing-Alongs Planned in Washington Square Park

Several hundred protesters and passers-by formed an impromptu choir under the Washington Square Arch last Sunday as part of an unusual protest against Donald Trump. According to organizers, the #ThisIsWhatDemocracySoundsLike event was intended as a communal sing-a-long for freedom, and attracted musicians, singers [...]

February 11, 2017 Uncategorized

Discr-immigrant-nation: Fear Brewing in New York’s Immigrant Communities

NYU School of Law’s Immigrant Rights Teach-In on November 28 is attended by lawyers mostly, working for nonprofits offering legal aid to immigrants. But dotted about the crowd, waiting patiently to ask their questions, are grim-faced New York immigrants and [...]

November 30, 2016 Opinion, Uncategorized