Advocates rally days after Kawaski Trawick case announcement

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Demonstrators protested Tuesday evening, days after the NYPD announced they would not discipline the police officers involved in the death of Kawaski Trawick. "Mayor [Eric] Adams should be ashamed of himself as a father and as a Black man for not firing the police who murdered my son," said organizer Keith Fuller as he read a statement from the Trawick family.

Protestas ante visita a Manhattan del gobernador de Texas Abbott

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Un grupo de activistas pro inmigrantes expresaron su rechazo a la visita del gobernador de Texas, Greg Abbott, a nuestra ciudad. “Los inmigrantes aquí en Nueva York estamos unidos y le estamos diciendo 'no más' al odio antiinmigrante que él quiere repartir, que hemos visto sus acciones son anti inmigrantes y le estamos diciendo 'no', 'tu y tu odio no son bienvenidos aquí al estado de Nueva York'" dijo Yatziri Tobar, de Make the Road NY.

Renters rally in Albany for more tenant protections

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Dozens of Queens tenants boarded two buses before dawn Tuesday, embarking on an early journey to Albany to advocate for greater tenant protections. "As this affordability and housing crisis continues, people don't have the safety nets that they need or the programs or help from the government that they need to be able to survive during this crisis," Leslie Ariza, a media associate for Make the Road New York, said.