Nick PintoOccupy Wall Street organizers ushered in a new phase of their movement yesterday when about 400 people participated in a collaborative takeover to re-occupy a vacant foreclosed home in East New York for a homeless family of four. The afternoon's event, part of a collaborative Nati ... More >>
Bob Kohler doing outreach for homeless people with HIV in 2000. photo: Cary Conover Bob Kohler, gay activist, former owner of The Loft on Christopher Street, Stonewall veteran, co-founder of the Gay Liberation Front, ACT UP member, and longtime fixture of Charles Street, died on Wednesday at the ag ... More >>
Louie Jones wants to unionize chronic drug users in Brooklyn needing helpincluding himself
Thousands of New York inmates have hepatitis C. Only a few hundred get treatment.
City Houses HIV-Positive Homeless in Illegal SRO
Case of Preoperative Woman Raped at Men's Homeless Facility Exemplifies City's Dilemma