Saturday, August 17, 2019

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Being Prideful and Proud

By Lauren Crenshaw Thousands of people from around the world flooded the streets of New York City with rainbow-colored flags and banners, extravagant costumes, and music-blasting parade floats this...

Queer Liberation March Seeks to Return Pride to Its Radical Roots

At 9:30 am on Sunday, June 30th, just hours before the step off of the World Pride Parade, thousands of people gathered near the historic Stonewall Inn for a different cause. The...

How Kelp Can Save the Ocean

by Olivia Vengel World Oceans Week may have ended, but awareness of how we can help conserve and protect the health of our oceans is still just as important...

Lessons Learned From World Ocean Week 2019

Just last week, World Oceans Week was celebrated by people across the globe in honor of showing love and appreciation for oceans and the incredible life found within them. Events kicked off...

Activists Demand Justice for Layleen Cubilette-Polanco

By Michael Izquierdo A crowd of hundreds gathered around outside in Foley Square Monday afternoon to demand justice for the death of Layleen Polanco Xtravaganza, a 27-year-old Afro-Latinx trans...
Members of the Chinatown Working Group gather for a press conference in support of the Lower East Side Organized Neighbors (LESON).

Two Bridges Lawsuit Win for Lower East Side Organized Neighbors

Dozens of supporters gathered outside of the New York County Courthouse Wednesday morning ahead of a hearing to halt the construction of four new towers in the Two Bridges area of Manhattan....