The Passionate Harlem Activist Yuri Kochiyama, New York, 1921 – 2014 (Video)

Yuri Kochiyama, Kōchiyama Yuri?, May 19, 1921 – June 1, 2014, was an American political activist.

Mayor’s MAP Plan Leads To Drop In Misdemeanors And Felonies At Public Housing, Study Says

The Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety (MAP) contributed to a double-digit drop in misdemeanors and a significant drop in seven major felonies at the 15 public housing developments where Continue Reading →

NYCHA Residents Return To Court To Regulate Their Own Housing Conditions From Harlem To Hollis

On Thursday, February 6, 2020, the resident-led Holmes-Isaacs Coalition will return to civil court to demand that City agencies do their part in monitoring and regulating conditions.

New $4.8M New York Public Library Branch Opens In Partnership With NYCHA In Harlem

The New York Public Library’s new Macombs Bridge branch opened Thursday in Harlem following a $4.8 million project yielding a library that is five times the size of the branch Continue Reading →

Public Housing Residents From Harlem To Hollis March To NYCHA Over Slum Conditions

Dozens of residents of Holmes Towers and Stanley Isaacs Houses filed a group Housing Part action today demanding NYCHA fix the broken elevators, vermin infestations, lack of heat and hot Continue Reading →