Many people -- especially Brooklynites -- are of the opinion that Coney Island is going to gentrified culture-dead hell, as a bunch of classic Coney businesses are being given the boot by its new owners. Brooklyn borough president Marty Markowitz knows, and kinda cares. But what of the actual ... More >>
Photos by Brennan Cavanaugh.
(This is our third conversation of the campaign with Green Party candidate for Mayor of New York, Reverend Billy.)
How's the campaign going? Are you confident?
I'm confident that an accelerated evolution is now taking place.
Could you elaborate?
This government ... More >>
In the interests of preserving the world's rainforests, New York State Finance Law 165 names certain tropical hardwoods that can't be used in state business. Among these woods is apitong, which comes from Malaysian old-growth rainforests.
But Rainforest Relief says they've noticed that a contract ... More >>