Media Archive

Here you’ll find a list of press articles categorized by our issue areas. Click each category for a drop-down list of the articles.

Housing

Housing Crisis Deepens for New Yorkers by Anjli Raval, Financial Times, March 12, 2013.

Chestnut Campaign

Tenants of Chestnut Holdings plan to demonstrate Saturday outside home of landlord Jonathan Weiner by Jennifer Cunningham, New York Daily News, June 13, 2013.

Tenants call meeting over poor treatment from landlord Jonathan Weiner, of Chestnut HoldingsNews 12 Bronx, May 24, 2013.

Landlord stages counterprotest against angry tenants Riverdale Press February 13, 2013.

Milbank Campaign!

The Mortgage Hangover, by Nicole Gelinas, City Journal, Summer 2011.

City hears tenants’ cries, swoops in to fix properties, by Dan Moss, Riverdale Press, November 3, 2010.

 

Education

Alice’s Campaign
http://articles.nydailynews.com/2011-08-09/local/29885400_1_unsatisfactory-ratings-literacy-teacher-school-year
http://articles.nydailynews.com/2012-03-25/news/31237712_1_teachers-city-classrooms-substitute
http://riverdalepress.com/stories/Fired-teacher-rallies-against-DOEs-policies,50309

http://www.bronxnet.org/open-vidoes/featured-interviews/viewvideo/1572/open–featured-interviews/new-york-city-teaching-fellow-alice-mcintosh

http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=8911&story=fired-bronx-teacher-fights-on-for-job-she-loves/

PS 51 Bronx New School

**http://www.gothamgazette.com/index.php/archives/805-as-city-leases-industrial-sites-for-schools-concern-about-safety-builds

8.9.11

**NYTimeshttp://www.schoolbook.org/2011/09/08/at-p-s-51-students-remain-wary-in-a-new-home/

**http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Parents-Worry-As-Toxic-Chemical-Turns-Up-in-Bronx-School-127267768.html

8.18.11

http://www.news12.com/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=289795&position=1&news_type=news

8.19.11

**http://www.ny1.com/content/top_stories/145442/ps-51-cancer-scare-ignites-calls-for-accountability

http://www.news12.com/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=289940&position=1&news_type=news

8.23.11

**http://articles.nydailynews.com/2011-08-23/local/29936877_1_bronx-new-school-bronx-ps-parents

NY Post

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/bronx/doe_toxic_mess_X2tSWptu4VmSJyjX8DUP4N

8.24.11

http://riverdalepress.com/stories/Loophole-let-DOE-take-years-to-test-toxic-site,49077

9.6.11

**http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/education&id=8343819

**http://bronx.ny1.com/content/top_stories/146545/students-at-toxic-bronx-school-relocated-to-new-building

http://www.news12.com/archive/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=291574&position=1&news_type=news

9.7.11

http://www.riverdalepress.com/stories/Lawyers-want-school-toxins-tested-before-first-day,49139?page=1&content_source

9.8.11

http://www.news12.com/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=291808&position=1&news_type=news

9.9.11

http://www.news12.com/archive/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=291938&position=1&news_type=news

9.13.11

http://www.news12.com/archive/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=292231&position=1&news_type=news

9.19.11

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2011-08-19/local/29920356_1_toxic-chemicals-bronx-new-school-dennis-walcott

9.24.11

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2011-08-24/local/29939615_1_tce-contamination-toxic-chemicals-chemical-trichloroethylene

10.13.11

**http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Parents-Bronx-Toxic-Schools-Meeting-Dennis-Walcott-131756323.html

10.14.11:

**http://bronx.ny1.com/content/top_stories/149015/ps-51-parents-push-for-medical-monitoring-after-cancer-scare

10.21.11

**http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=4139&story=ps-51-parents-hold-rally-walcott-agrees-to-meet/

11.2.11

**http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/bronx-school-recorded-hundreds-cases-sick-students-05-article-1.971349?localLinksEnabled=false

12.9.11

http://www.ny1.com/content/top_stories/152284/former-teacher-s-aide-claims-toxins-at-p-s–51-gave-her-cancer

12.14.11

http://riverdalepress.com/stories/Aide-claims-PS-51-site-gave-her-cancer,49615

12.21.11

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2011-12-21/news/30544463_1_burgos-custodian-cleaner

http://riverdalepress.com/stories/Parents-say-DOE-ignored-them-after-school-toxin-exposure-,49654

12.28.11

**http://www.citylimits.org/news/articles/4500/leasing-rules-eyed-after-toxic-school-s-closure

12.29.11

http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=5329&story=lawsuits-filed-over-ps-51-toxins/

***CNN News Special Investigation

http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/01/16/pkg-gupta-toxic-schools-part1.cnn

http://www.cnn.com/video/?hpt=hp_mid#/video/health/2012/01/13/gupta-toxic-schools.cnn

3.26.12

http://www.news12.com/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=313029&position=1&news_type=news

3.28.12

**http://articles.nydailynews.com/2012-03-28/news/31251957_1_tours-school-building-parent-tce-levels

**http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=6953&story=bronx-new-school-parents-meet-with-state-officials-told-illness-after-toxin-exposure-not-a-slam-dunk/

http://riverdalepress.com/stories/PCB-toxins-found-inside-Bronx-Science,50121

5.9.12

**http://www.riverdalepress.com/stories/State-warns-city-school-site-is-toxic,50304?content_source=&category_id=5&search_filter=&event_mode=&event_ts_from=&list_type=&order_by=&order_sort=&content_class=&sub_type=&town_id=

5.24.12

**http://www.news12.com/archive/articleDetail.jsp?articleId=320975&position=1&news_type=news

5.30.12

**http://riverdalepress.com/stories/Parents-try-shaming-chancellor-into-meeting,50411

6.4.12

**http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=7935&story=ignored-ps-51-parents-take-list-of-demands-to-chancellor/ 

 

Sistas and Brothas United

Adolfo’s Poems*

http://www.catholicdigest.com/articles/good_works/love_your_neighbor/2008/12-01/adolforsquos-poems

sistas, brothas demand youth centers

http://www.bxtimes.com/stories/2009/23/doc4a27efefb1112420838001.html

We could Start a school

http://www.whatkidscando.org/archives/featurestories/yobronx.html

They Say Push Out We say Push Back

http://www.nesri.org/news/2011/10/they-say-push-out-we-say-push-back

students protest armory disappearing highschools

http://www.citylimits.org/news/article_print.cfm?article_id=3437

A trip through metal detectors means late class

http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=5614&story=a-trip-through-metal-detector-means-late-for-class/

Bronx youth of color protest

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dinu-ahmed/bronx-youth-of-color-most_b_1336644.html

old fordham library

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/bronx/fur-flies-shelter-plan-old-fordham-library-article-1.333078

old fordham library

http://www.talkbx.com/tag/sistas-and-brothas-united/

afterschool programs lose funding

http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=1592&story=smaller-youth-programs-lose-in-new-city-scheme/

organizations slaps charters with one hand

http://riverdalepress.com/stories/Organization-slaps-charters-with-right-hand-reaches-out-with-left,48360

Gompers

http://gothamschools.org/2012/02/03/impassioned-students-paint-dismal-picture-at-gompers-hearing/

Creating College Ready Communities

http://www.newschool.edu/eventDetail.aspx?id=81217

Metrocard

http://www.drumnation.org/DRUM/Media/Pages/Mtrocard_Win.html

Arizonas sb 1070

http://www.citylimits.org/news/articles/4128/did-environmentalist-back-arizona-s-sb1070

When young people talk

http://mas.org/when-young-people-talkpeople-listen/

Metrocards

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2010-03-07/local/27058194_1_mta-board-free-student-metrocard

a student rights movement in born at judson summit

http://thevillager.com/villager_187/astudentrightsmovement.html

students speak out against suspensions

http://www.caribbeanlifenews.com/stories/2012/6/2012_06_06_sub_student_rally.html

Samuel gompers studnets fight

http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20120125/south-bronx/samuel-gompers-hs-students-fight-save-school-face-of-closure

UYC

http://edvoxny.wordpress.com/2011/04/14/phased-out-voices-from-students-on-the-inside/

No transportation no education

http://www.warresisters.org/node/1136

AEJ Tax Day

http://www.otlcampaign.org/content/spotlight-alliance-educational-justice

Unequal punishment for studnets of color

http://www.otlcampaign.org/content/spotlight-alliance-educational-justice

off to college with posse in tow

http://www.norwoodnews.org/id=3513&story=off-to-college-with-posse-in-tow/

JFK students shoe up

http://riverdalepress.com/stories/JFK-students-show-up-to-protest-phase-out,47988?page=2&content_source=

blog story about sbu

http://thejcandelaria.wordpress.com/2011/05/25/sistas-brothas/

 

Redevelopment of the Kingsbridge Armory

 

Weatherization

 

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