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Protest in Greenpoint

Greenpoint Star (May 26, 2011 on page 25) published the article by Lisa Fraser called “Greenpoint nabes prostest homeless shelter”. It is an article about  rally against the proposed 200-bed shelter proposed for 400 McGuinness Boulevard.  Please read the article to learn more about the issue.


Protest by Catholic League

Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights organizes a protest demonstration at 6 p.m. on August 26 outside the Empire State Building on 34th Street and 5th Avenue.

The rally is being held to protest the decision by Anthony Malkin, the owner of the storied building, to deny a tribute to Mother Teresa: Catholic League request to have the towers shine blue and white, the colors of her congregation, on August 26th, the 100th anniversary of her birthday, was originally denied without explanation, and was later denied on appeal by invoking a “policy” that prohibits honoring religious individuals or institutions. Continue reading Protest by Catholic League