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About NYCC Capital Region

News, views, and activities from your favorite community organization, New York Communities for Change; with a distinctive Albany flavor.

Walmart: Broken promises. Every Way. On Everything.

We’re seeing the Walmart steamroller roll from the corridors of power in City Hall to the undeveloped lots in East New York. The laundry list of complaints against the multinational retailer is longer than the L Train, but here’s a … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Boroughs

Yes, we know there are some very well-to-do parts of Brooklyn.  Yes, we know Manhattan’s a bit more multi-layered than what’s between 5th and Park from 59th up to 86th.  We all know there are two very different realities to … Continue reading

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