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About 100 people held a rally Wednesday afternoon to call attention to the New York Public Library's plan to close two libraries, and move their collections into the main library building at 42nd St. In order to create ...

May 8, 2013 Rally to save the NYPL

photos, protest, video

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May 4, 2013. The last day of a 3-day festival held by the New Museum. Sponsored this year by Goldman Sachs Gives, the festival took over several streets surrounding the New Museum, as well as the north end of Sara D. ...

May 4, 2013 Ideas City street festival

city planning, urban

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Global Cannabis Day is celebrated on the first Saturday of May. In NYC, a march to Union Square followed by a rally and performances officially marked the occasion.  The rally featured speakers advocating the ...

May 4, 2013 NYC Cannabis Parade

photos, protest

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Photos taken the week of May 5, 2013   May 5, 2013, 12:02pm, Wall and Broad St's.     Occupy the Pipeline leads a theatrical Jane's Walk--hosted through the Municipal Arts Society of NY ...

May 5, 2013 This Week in Photos

photos, protest

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May Day New York City. I plan on uploading photos to this page from the field as they happen. stay tuned here, and also follow @tenementcity on twitter. This year I was not able to attend the anti-capitalist march, the ...

May 1, 2013, May Day 2013

protest

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Photos taken the week of April 28, 2013   #occupydata nyc hackathon yackathon discussing civic engagement in hackathon model(s), problems, best practices, the different approaches to data, etc.  At Wollman Hall, ...

April 28, 2013 This Week in Photos

photos

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  Modelled after Wisconsin's activist art project the Overpass Light Brigade, and in solidarity with other light crews around the country, NYC formed its own activist light crew comprised of members from the ...

April 10, 2013 NYC Light Brigade debut

creative, photos, protest, video

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  April 15, 2013 was Tax Day, and an annual protest against taxes funding the military war machine was held at IRS offices on W. 44th St with the National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee (NWTRCC), War ...

April 15, 2013 Tax Day Protest

photos, protest, video