Despite the surge in racist behavior targeting Asian people, the City Council entirely defunded a $1 million initiative to prevent hate crimes.
Anti-Asian attacks are up as New York City Council defunds hate crime prevention program.
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Donald Trump on July 22nd.
A drawn-out legal battle could create confusion for officials and undocumented residents.
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The Occupy City Hall protestors camped out in front of City Hall for nearly a month demanding that the NYPD be defunded.
Many movements over the years echo the experiences of Occupy City Hall protesters.
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Dozens of informal volunteer groups have been set up to help neighbors in need since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic
Neighbors organized to help those impacted by COVID-19 and the recession.
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How should New York approach reopening schools?
Experts say more federal funding will be needed to implement any plans to open schools safely.
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Absentee ballots at the Albany Board of Elections.
Assembly districts are among the first to get counted.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers remarks at the Christian Cultural Center’s PPE and food distribution.
Advocates say the cuts will disproportionately affect small grassroots organizations.
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The spike in absentee voting due to COVID-19 has caused delays in New York Election results.
The Board of Elections has set its timeline to finally start counting absentee ballots.
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AIDS rally NYC
Survivors of the HIV/AIDS crisis see similarities in the fears and stigma of the current health crisis.
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The NYPD arresting protestors in Manhattan on June 5th.
The tab will tell you whatever its police sources say, other facts notwithstanding.
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Kay Dervishi
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