Posts Tagged ‘Community’

The Big Circle (song)

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Atlantic Yards: Whose Community Benefits? BUILD, ACORN, or Develop Don’t Destroy.

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Whose Community Benefits Part II

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Prospect Heights Back in the Day OR “Make the Left!”

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Whose Neighborhood? With the Neighborhood Song

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

Crumb Snatcher?

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

“We’re the average joes and we’re the average janes.  We’re African-american, we’re asian, we’re hispanic we’re all these different things.  We struggle and yet we’re accused of taking the money.  But nobody’s taking account of moneys that come out to support the opposition.  It’s ok for them to have all of that.  It’s ok for my city council and my state senator to give them $100,000 so they can do an environmental to review the project that’s $200,000 but grassroots organization like us we couldn’t get 5 cents.  So if we get $50,000 from the developer again for things you’re showing and you’re doing, oh you’re taking the money and you’re running off and you’re doing whatever.  This is not a get rich quick scheme.” Hard working advocate