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Bed-Stuy »

'Goddesses' Protest Street Harassment in Bed-Stuy

"The Goddess Walk," organized by burlesque dancer Sweet Lorraine, marched from Fulton Park on Saturday.

Civic Center »

City Councilman Among Those Arrested in Brooklyn Hospital Closings Protest

Brad Lander was arrested after marching over the Brooklyn Bridge with hundreds of protesters.

Washington Heights »

Activists, Pols Protest Work Conditions After AC Fails in WaHi McDonald's

The impromptu rally resulted in the McDonald's owner ducking out of the restaurant through a side door.

Cobble Hill »

State Approved SUNY Plan for Brooklyn Hospital Network

The state will fund $89M in two years for SUNY's plan, which includes finding another operator for LICH.

Cobble Hill »

Protesters Rally Against SUNY Cuts to Ambulance Services at LICH

SUNY Downstate halted ambulance service and critical care at Long Island College Hospital.

Hamilton Heights »

Parents at Harlem's P.S. 153 Say They're 'Bullied' for Reporting Problems

Parents claim the A-rated school's principal retaliates against dissenters, but she denies the claims.

New York City »

Working Without Labor Contracts, City Unions to Rally for Back Pay Raises

Union workers plan to rally to highlight lack of contracts and claim that city has cash for backpay.

East Village »

Protesters March Against Plan to Turn Former Community Center into Dorms

Hundreds of people protested against a developer's plan to convert the center into college dorms. 

Union Square »

Thousands March in Manhattan for May Day Protests

Occupy Wall Street and labor unions organized a day of protests to mark International Workers' Day.

Midtown »

Tuba-Toting Protesters Swarm Midtown Restaurant, Lawsuit Claims

Dozens of demonstrators allegedly swarmed Dishes last week to protest against the working conditions.

East Flatbush »

Infighting Divides Latest Kimani Gray Protest in East Flatbush

Factions were divided over how to protest the death of 16-year-old Kimani Gray, who was shot by police.

East Flatbush »

Dozens Arrested as Protesters Clash With Cops at Rally for Slain Teen

Relatives of Kimani Gray, 16, decided not to speak when the vigil grew rowdy, representatives said.

East Flatbush »

Latest Rally for Kimani Gray, 16-Year-old Shot By Cops, is Peaceful

One night after a vigil for Kimani Gray turned violent, Tuesday's protest was less chaotic.

Cobble Hill »

Emotions High as SUNY Trustees Meet for Final Decision on LICH

Supporters at a public hearing, Thursday, urged SUNY board members to keep LICH off the chopping block.

New York City »

Christine Quinn Foes Prepare Campaign to Spoil Her Mayoral Hopes

A group of protesters who have long hounded Speaker Quinn plan to step up their efforts in 2013.

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