East Harlem for sale, Part II: City Council Speaker collects $172,000 from the real estate industry

     East Harlem is being invaded by real estate developers…and several politicians are helping them. Incredibly, the Speaker of the New York City Council appears to be on their payroll. When she first ran for City Council,… Read More

A master plan for gentrifying El Barrio, NYC

    Mayor Bill De Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark Viverito have betrayed El Barrio. Under the cover of “creating affordable housing,” they are planning to stuff tens of thousands of new luxury housing residents into… Read More

Governor Andrew Cuomo is screwing Puerto Rico

This Monday Sept. 7, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is taking a plane to Puerto Rico. On board this plane will be City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. According to Cuomo’s office, they are… Read More

Hillary Clinton says “¡Que viva Puerto Rico!”

Hillary Clinton is swinging through Puerto Rico today, Friday Sept. 4. http://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/hillary-clinton-next-line-puerto-rico-campaigning-n407941 Though there is nothing unusual about pandering for votes, there are some unique factors on the island this year:  CRISIS IN PUERTO RICO The island needs… Read More