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I MET MY THRESHOLD OF $5K ! And have raised up to $8K, thanks to Neighbors, New Yorkers, Small Business Owners, Friends and Family who want to see a true progressive candidate make a difference in District 3 !

A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who has donated! So appreciate everyone’s generosity, support and advice on how I can make a difference for you. I made my first threshold of raising $5000, but there is more to do: like … Continue reading

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Occupy City Hall — A grassroots primer in how activists, protesters and concerned citizens started the important conversation of what NYC spends its money on and its political priorities #OccupyCityHall #DefundTheNYPD #ReAllocatePoliceResourcesToPOC

Unfortunately, the $1 Billion that NYC City Council pulled from the annual budget was really only budgetary tricks — pulling money from the $6 Million NYPD budget into the Department of Education for school safety officers — which completely misses … Continue reading

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Voter Disenfranchisement in Chelsea? #WBAI interviews Marni and Chelsea Voter about voter’s 10-hour ordeal after simply asking for a complete ballot

Voter Disenfranchisement going on in Chelsea? Listen to WBAI evening news with reporter Paul DiRienzo, who interviews Vera, a senior and public housing resident in NYCHA, and myself, about her experience at the polls. I accompanied Vera, a friend, since … Continue reading

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Marni Invited to Speak at #CancelRent Protest at City Hall outside to NYC Housing Court #NoEvictions #KeepHousingCourtClosed #FightFalseMyths

Thrilled to be invited to speak at the #CancelRent protest at NYC Housing Court, and a huge thank you to Lena Melendez of Northern Manhattan Is Not For Sale for inviting me. At this rally, protesters demand housing courts remained … Continue reading

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CHANGE THE SYSTEM. #DefundTheNYPD #DemilitarizeTheNYPD #BlackLivesMatter #BLM #Justice4George #TransformThePolice

CHANGE THE SYSTEM: At the protest and march from City Hall to uptown yesterday. This reminds me of my Occupy Street Wall Street days in 2011 and I am so thrilled to see the young generation out in full force, … Continue reading

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Marni and #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Call on #MayorDeBlasio to #DefundTheNYPD. Refusing the doctrine of Incrementalism, I said to NBC New York: “The people want real change and they are not going to take ‘No’ for an answer.”

NBC NY Video: City Hall Protesters Call on Mayor DeBlasio to Defund The NYPD, NBC New York. At the protest, NBC New York interviewed me and I said, “The people want real change and they are not going to take … Continue reading

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#BlackLivesMatter Protests Hit Day 10 in NYC — What’s Been Accomplished? Short Interview with PIX11:

CHANGE IS UPON US: This is what I said to PIX11, see below at link at 1:29. BlackLivesMatter Protests Hit Day 10 in NYC — What’s Been Accomplished? Yesterday, 20,000 in the streets of New York City o support George … Continue reading

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#GeorgeFloydProtest at Union Square NYC, 10th Night of Straight Protests

Thrilled to participate in a rally and protest honoring George Floyd and all the other black men and women who came before him that were victims of police brutality. Great to see fellow 2017 candidate Akeem Browder. Today, I felt … Continue reading

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#DEMANDJUSTICE for GEORGE FLOYD: Protest in #NYC. #defundthenypd #newparadigmofpolicing #georgefloyd #justiceforgeorgefloyd

DEMAND JUSTICE and A NEW PARADIGM OF POLICING! At a peaceful protest at Union Square in NYC, thousands of New Yorkers demanded justice for George Floyd — which led into other demands against austerity cuts for people of color as well … Continue reading

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NYCHA WOMEN WARRIORS taking on Covid19!

NYCHA Women Warriors Taking on Covid19! A huge THANK YOU to La Keesha and Saundrea from Holmes-Isaacs Coalition — heavy hitting NYCHA women warrior activists that have been so helpful to me throughout my advocacy for public housing. It’s really … Continue reading

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