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The Shuttering of Sands: New Cafe Closes After Owner Is Accused Of White Supremacy

The Shuttering of Sands: New Cafe Closes After Owner Is Accused Of White Supremacy

Bushwick’s Own Anthony Ramos Will Star in Movie About Police Brutality

Bushwick’s Own Anthony Ramos Will Star in Movie About Police Brutality

Raised in the area, Ramos has started in Lin Manuel Miranda’s pop-culture sensation Hamilton, but is taking it back to his Brooklyn roots for his latest project.

“This Is America” Themed Art Show Brought A Conversation About Race to Ridgewood

“This Is America” Themed Art Show Brought A Conversation About Race to Ridgewood

Kei-Sygh Thomas @keisyghthomas Jean Edouard’s hands moved swiftly across the canvas. First with strokes of red and white, then finishes with blue. He placed his brush on the paint stained tarp at his feet. A small crowd of spectators watched as he casually stepped back, and scrunched up his face before deciding that he had […]

Empathy Bandits: The White Power of Allegory

Empathy Bandits: The White Power of Allegory

Wick Talk: An Opinion Piece on Race and Identity by Yedoye Travis

This Bushwick Impresario’s Viral Statement About Racial Injustice Is Absolutely Essential Viewing

This Bushwick Impresario’s Viral Statement About Racial Injustice Is Absolutely Essential Viewing

“Yeah, all lives matter and like, humans need to treat humans properly, but seriously, there’s something systematically wrong, where people devalue the life of black men.”

This WNYC Podcast About Gentrification Is Required Listening for Bushwick

This WNYC Podcast About Gentrification Is Required Listening for Bushwick

Excellent gentrification reporting is a major accomplishment

Racist Policing in Bushwick: How I Got Arrested For Smoking A Joint – In My Apartment

Racist Policing in Bushwick: How I Got Arrested For Smoking A Joint – In My Apartment

 

And the Winner of the Democratic Public Advocate Runoff Election is….

And the Winner of the Democratic Public Advocate Runoff Election is….

Letitia James, ladies and gentleman!