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Tagged with “new york city” (4)

  1. ‘Do The Right Thing’ Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary : Code Switch : NPR

    The film tells the story of how an Italian-owned pizzeria becomes a flashpoint for racial unrest in one of New York City’s poorest neighborhoods, the heavily black and Puerto Rican Bedford-Stuyvesant.

    http://www.npr.org/blogs/codeswitch/2014/06/30/326797997/do-the-right-thing-celebrates-its-25th-anniversary

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  2. Living 9/11: WNYC

    Ten years after the World Trade Center attacks, WNYC’s 10th Anniversary Special explores New Yorkers’ most visceral and immediate emotional reactions to the terrorist attacks of 9/11 and how they are – and are not - still with us today.

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  3. Sherill Tippins, author of a new biography of NYC’s Chelsea Hotel, on The Dinner Party Download

    "Inside the Dream Palace: The Life and Times of New York’s Legendary Chelsea Hotel" investigates the Manhattan landmark, its famous residents from Dylan Thomas to Dee Dee Ramone, and what may happen next for this historic property. Author Sherill Tippins tells us about a few particularly high points in its history.

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