God is a Lifesaver

June 8, 2016

David Bisono and Jahaira Rodriguez and DJ David Dorian are in the studio. Their guest is Fernanda Avellaneda, a local hero, who saved […]

Sheltering the Soul, Part One

May 19, 2016

In this first report of the series on homelessness in New York City, Currents correspondent Konrad Aderer visits a parish-run homeless shelter […]

Street Named for Beloved Bishop

April 18, 2016

A portion of 71st Street in Middle Village is renamed “Bishop Joseph M. Sullivan Way,” honoring the late auxiliary bishop of Brooklyn. […]

Civil Disobedience Threat Brings Negotiations

March 9, 2016

A coalition of tenant groups and unions postpones planned civil disobedience opposing Mayor de Blasio’s affordable housing plan, after the administration’s last-minute […]

Bushwick Tenants Terrorized by Landlord

February 24, 2016

In a rent-stabilized building in Bushwick, lifelong tenants say they’ve been under a criminal campaign of harassment from a landlord who went […]

Shelter Residents Speak Out

February 2, 2016

Hoping to clean up New York City’s shelter system, Mayor Bill de Blasio just released a “shelter scorecard” that catalogues safety violations. Residents of […]

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