The Daily: [Photo] Pose and Thought
Historic NYC neighborhood protests pawn shop with ‘Bling Baby’ mural
“Can you believe this? We’ve been trying for years to change the image of Crown Heights, even to get landmark status for some of these streets and their beautiful houses and this comes along”.
“The rent is too damn high” political party [Yes it’s a real thing]
“I represent the rent is too damn high party. People are working 8 hours a day and 40 hours a week and some a third job. Women can’t afford to take care of their children, feed their children breakfast, lunch and dinner.” Short video on top. Extended on bottom
No apartment vacancies… if you’re African American
In a probe by Attorney General Cuomo’s office, black and white testers visited the apartments and inquired about availability. Black testers were told there were no apartments available when there were some ready to be shown.