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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Taxi drivers block the Brooklyn Bridge on Wednesday, February 10, 2021.
"We shut down the Brooklyn Bridge because only direct action will get us what we need: medallion debt forgiveness now!"
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Members of the campaign to Divest New York state's pension funds from fossil fuel holdings held a picket outside Arnhold Hall at the New School in New York City on March 26, 2018. (Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)
"Fossil fuels are not only bad for our planet and our frontline communities,...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A woman retrieves a copy of The New Yorker magazine from her condominium cluster mailbox in Santa Fe, New Mexico in September 2020. (Photo: Robert Alexander/Getty Images)
"This isn't about not being grateful," said a former contributor. "It's really...


As the feds plan to investigate the Eric Garner travesty "to heal the breakdown in trust," let them check out #CrimingWhileWhite - whites tell of sins safely committed under the cloak of white privilege - and #AliveWhileBlack - blacks tell the flip dark side of the story. Black - "Cops pulled me over (for) going 45 in a fast lane - speed limit was 50" to white - "My buddies wanted more oil $, so I pretended there were WMDs in Iraq & oversaw the murder of 150,000 ppl" - we are two nations.