The last few nights, America has been transfixed by scenes of police in tanks scowling at and tear gassing protestors in Ferguson, Missouri who want answers after unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer. Spike Lee isn’t the first person to note the similarity between Brown’s case and that of Eric Garner, but now that he’s shown off a tribute to Michael Brown hanging in front of 40 Acres and A Mule next to the tribute to Eric Garner, he is the first person in America to have the distinction of hosting tributes to not just one, but the two most high-profile cases of unarmed black men killed by the police over the last month.
1. Go ahead and just Freakout with some garage rock at Don Pedro. (Friday) 2. Claim the glory that comes with starting a soul train at this funk and R&B dance party. (Friday) 3. Pink Floyd show The Machine is performing at The Brooklyn Bowl and they wish you were here. (Friday) 4. Gangstagrass may sound like the world’s […]
Some people use Instagram to post interesting pictures or promote their business. Other people use Instagram to promote the fact that they don’t care for “the Jews.” Whoever, most likely the owner of the place, is running the Instagram account for The Bushwick Coffee Shop (203 Wilson Avenue) took time out of posting selfies, inspirational […]
Hey guys, I’m your substitute realtor for today, because Sam is unavailable. While I can’t give you Sam’s noted Canadian wit or keen eye for real estate, I can at least find you some places that won’t break your paycheck into pieces and snort it while demanding more more MORE. It’s just for a week, […]