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  • Crips for the Climate - Duration: 2 minutes, 50 seconds.

    • 3 years ago
    • 300 views
    A video by Sarah Mortimer.

    There are over 900,000 disabled people living in New York City, all of whom stand more at risk as temperatures rise and weather conditions becomes more unpredictable.

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  • The Letters: One Family After the Superstorm - Duration: 7 minutes, 41 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 94 views
    A year ago, filmmaker Karla Ann Cote met John and Veronica Petersen amid the ruins of the their home on the south shore of Staten Island. A year later, she went back to see what life is like a year...
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  • Filmstrip: Bloomberg and the Schools - Duration: 14 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
    • 130 views
    Kids in New York City schools today don't get to see those classic filmstrips, with their static images, unctuous narration and trademark "beep!" But they have seen a lot of change during Mayor Blo...
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  • Housing the Homeless in the Bronx | TacklingPovertyNYC.com - Duration: 4 minutes, 1 second.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,797 views
    ICPH and City Limits held the third Tackling Poverty NYC session on Thursday, May 16 at the Bronx Museum of Art. This video, focusing on issues surrounding the housing of homeless families in clust...
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  • Melissa Mark Viverito (New York Councilwoman) on Engaging the Latino Electorate | CityLimits.org - Duration: 5 minutes, 18 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 97 views
    East Harlem Councilwoman Melissa Mark Viverito gives her opinions on how to more effectively engage New York City's Latino electorate, at City Limits' (www.citylimits.org) event on Latino Civic Eng...
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  • Latinos and the New York City Mayoralty CityLimits.org - Duration: 14 minutes.

    • 5 years ago
    • 135 views
    As the country's Latino population becomes poised to play a bigger in the nation's political landscape, City Limits' featured event looked at the past, present, and future of Latino political engag...
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  • Beyond Vito: What a Primary Race Was About - Duration: 112 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 148 views
    The primary battle between State Senator Martin Dilan and challenger Jason Otano was depicted as a referendum on the embattled Bushwick Assemblyman and Brooklyn Democratic powerhouse Vito Lopez, a ...
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  • Two Brownfields among the estimated 7,000 acres of contaminated land in NYC (BKBureau.org) - Duration: 103 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 308 views
    A video visit to two brownfields--two parcels among the estimated 7,000 acres of contaminated land in New York City.

    Read Full Story: http://www.bkbureau.org/tale-two-brownfields
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  • Stop-and-Frisk: A Teen Talks | Brooklyn, NY (BkBureau.org) - Duration: 3 minutes, 18 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 2,341 views
    A high school student who lives in Sector E tells of his experience with police Stop and Frisk tactics. Produced by Pearl Gabel for City Limits. Research for this project was supported by the Inves...
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  • City Investigating Foster Home for LGBT Youth - Duration: 7 minutes, 38 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 2,240 views
    Current and former residents of a group home for LGBT youth say physical abuse, sexual misconduct and financial management were common.
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  • Where Does the Gowanus Cleanup Stand? - Duration: 111 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 421 views
    Two years after the EPA designated the Gowanus Canal a Superfund Site, Brooklyn College reporter Rene Askew and producer Christina Asencio take a look at progress on the project and how the residen...
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  • Brooklyn Students Press for Dream Act - Duration: 2 minutes, 15 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 187 views
    College students are pressing the state legislature to pass a New York version of an idea that's stalled at the federal level: Giving undocumented immigrant students a chance at a career in America...
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  • Tragedy in the Bronx - Duration: 3 minutes, 26 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 322 views
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  • The King Who Drives a Bus - Duration: 3 minutes, 5 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 589 views
    James Oladipo Buremoh drives a Gray Line tour bus. He is also a king in his native Nigeria. A film by Pearl Gabel.
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  • New York City Youth Respond, "What Does Education Mean to Me?" - Duration: 2 minutes, 56 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 1,102 views
    Produced by Don Mathisen for the launch of the Brooklyn Bureau (www.bkbureau.com); Students respond to the question of "What Does Education Mean To Me?"

    Project sponsored by Berkeley College

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  • Brooklyn Parents Make Home-School Choice - Duration: 2 minutes, 54 seconds.

    • 5 years ago
    • 1,205 views
    A look at why two Brooklyn families have decided to educate their children not at a regular public school, or a charter, or a private or parochial school, but in their own home.
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  • Immigrant Entrepreneurs: Challenges, triumphs and potential - Duration: 3 minutes, 34 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 782 views
    Immigration. Small businesses. Economic growth. They're big topics on the New York City political scene, and in the race for president. But in many outer-borough neighborhoods, those topics are wom...
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  • City Limits Director at Celebration! on History, Activism, and Information Needs in New York City - Duration: 3 minutes, 1 second.

    • 6 years ago
    • 114 views
    City Limits Director Mark Anthony Thomas at Celebration! Honoring City Limits 35 Year Anniversary and "City Limits Day" in the City of New York. City Limits publishes City Limits Magazine, CityLimi...
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  • Interview: Civil Rights Icon Andrew Young on the MLK Monument, Economic Justice, Poverty - Duration: 2 minutes, 8 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 12,171 views
    Following the dedication of the national monument for MLK this past weekend, Civil Rights Icon Andrew Young sat down with NewsOne special correspondent Mark Anthony Thomas (Director of City Limits)...
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  • Art When the Picture Changes: Race, Gentrification on Exhibit - Duration: 2 minutes, 22 seconds.

    • 6 years ago
    • 636 views
    City Limits video reporter Rae Gomes talks with Brooklyn artists about the role they play in capturing the complexity of race, the 1991 riots and modern-day neighborhood change in Crown Heights. (P...
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  • NIST Tests on Wind-Driven Fires: A Room In Flames - Duration: 4 minutes, 1 second.

    • 6 years ago
    • 1,673 views
    This test conducted by the National Institute on Standards and Technology in Chicago shows how a wind-driven fire can become like a blowtorch.
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  • Black Male Positioning for the Economic Recovery - Duration: 9 minutes, 13 seconds.

    • 7 years ago
    • 490 views
    City Limits Magazine and the Open Society Institute's Campaign for Black Male Achievement convened leading voices to outline key industries and educational opportunities for black men to be positio...
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  • Experienced, Educated,and Unemployed - Duration: 3 minutes, 48 seconds.

    • 7 years ago
    • 3,074 views
    In February, the unemployment rate among black males in New York City was 19 percent, almost twice as high as the rate among their white counterparts.
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  • New York City: Crisis or Shift in Leadership? - Duration: 3 minutes, 52 seconds.

    • 7 years ago
    • 211 views
    New York City Council members Jumaane Williams (Flatbush), Inez Dickens (Harlem), Helen Foster (Bronx), and Charles Barron (East New York) discuss the generational and georgraphic shift of the city...
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  • Bushwick on NY Governor Dave Paterson: Not Doing His Job - Duration: 4 minutes, 3 seconds.

    • 7 years ago
    • 68 views
    The budget needs of lower-income New Yorkers aren't always top priority even in the best of times. With scandal distracting the state's political class, Jay DeDapper asks what's being left behind.
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  • Harlem Children's Zone: Can President Obama Replicate It? - Duration: 6 minutes, 20 seconds.

    • 7 years ago
    • 662 views
    The March issue of City Limits magazine investigates whether the Harlem Children's Zone really delivers on its promises. In this related video, Jay DeDapper asks experts whether Harlem's realities ...
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  • City Limis: Harlem Children's Zone: Effects on the Street - Duration: 6 minutes, 43 seconds.

    • 7 years ago
    • 2,570 views
    The March 2010 Issue of City Limits Magazine investigates whether the Harlem Children's Zone really delivers on its promises. In this related video, Jay DeDapper takes a look at everyday life in Ha...
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