Manhattan developers try evasion tactics on affordable housing

by Cameron Orr Application of an affordable housing plan in New York City leaves questions for tenants, working people, and many community advocates about whose interests it is intended to serve. A decision of key importance to the people of New York City will be made by New York City Councilmembers in the next ten…

Racial Justice Requires Public Representation, Not Private Negotiation

Politicians elected to represent working families must act as coalition partners with the 99% inside the centers of government power. They are not mediators to act between the 99% and a powerful minority.

Celebrating Juneteenth in Buffalo with the Communist Party

by Cameron Orr Originally published @ PeoplesWorld.org (link) On the weekend of June 17-19, 65,000 people from near and far arrived in the Martin Luther King Park of Buffalo, NY. They came to celebrate Juneteenth, a holiday marking the end of slavery. And the New York district of the Communist Party was there. Watch and…