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Opinion: Summer is a Chance to Reinvest in NYC Students

“It’s known as the summer slide, or summer setback. That period of just over two months when our children are out of school, when learning diminishes—and often disproportionately impacts youth…

Opinion: Let the J-51 Property Tax Abatement Die, Too 

“The governor and New York State Legislature should begin a process of discarding all property tax  abatements that primarily serve the interests of landlords and developers (not tenants), and end…

Opinion: In the Current Debate on New York’s Bail Laws, Data and Justice Lose

“By seeking credible data and nurturing a values-based conversation that better elevates justice, state leaders can both serve public safety interests and avoid an unjust burden on individuals and communities.”…

Opinion: Preservation Trust Finally Gives NYCHA Residents a Seat at the Table

“For the first time in public housing history, residents will be able to vote on what happens at their individual developments and be involved in selecting the vendors who renovate…

Opinion: NYCHA’s “Public Housing Preservation Trust” Is A Farce of Resident Engagement

“Just this year alone, public budgets allocated billions of dollars in federal spending for military intervention abroad, the state subsidy of a billionaire’s football stadium in Buffalo, and even over…