Lower East Side

New York City Mural Honors Mothers Who Lost Sons to Police Violence

Sophia Dawson wants to bring an end to police brutality.

Starving New Yorkers in East Village Forced to Dumpster Dive

New Yorkers on food stamps have especially been hit hard because they can’t pay for food,

Without Electricity, New Yorkers on Food Stamps Can't Pay for Food

New Yorkers with electronic benefit cards (EBT) go hungry because they can’t swipe their cards at shops with no electricity.