Blog #24 – Helping Sandy Victims: FEMA, Charity, Politics – Occupy Sandy and Human Relations


Blog #24 – Helping Sandy Victims: FEMA, Charity, Politics – Occupy Sandy and Human Relations At Zuccotti Park, there was always a bit of social service involved in the occupation: — homeless people sheltered, the hungry fed – but it was ancillary to Occupy’s main objectives, which dealt with societal, structural problems. But the reaction […]

Blog # 22 Vacant Housing and Sandy


Vacant Housing and Sandy: a Proposal It is an abomination to have people desperately in need of housing, both emergency after Sandy and long-term, at the same time that there is a stock of vacant, good quality, accessible housing being held off the market because its owner believes that the market will improve and he/she/it […]