Semana Santa

April 19, 2019

By Matthew

‘When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory.

Insensitive

March 11, 2019

Last Thursday CBP agents parked their official vehicle on the sidewalk in front of Castle Bridge PS 153 on Broadway and W169 St while they went into Famous Famiglia Pizzeria across the street for lunch.

Ice Age

July 27, 2018

Several hundred immigration activists gathered outside of 26 Federal Plaza Thursday evening to call attention to the deportation activities of ICE.

Sanctuary City

January 17, 2018

A week after two City Council Members were arrested at an immigration rights rally, they came uptown and held a press event at Holyrood Church, an actual immigrant sanctuary in Washington Heights.

Cold As ICE

January 11, 2018

The day began with a confrontation between NYPD and protesters near Federal Plaza following the detention of immigration rights activist Ravi Ragbir by ICE.

Deportees

February 11, 2017

Recent protest activity has been causing flashbacks for some New Yorkers of a certain age. The clouds of pot smoke and incense in Washington Square Park are missing, of course. And today’s young men mostly favor sensible haircuts and trimmed beards. But the clich├ęd vibe of “revolution in the air” feels awfully familiar.