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The Battle Over Bathrooms

The Battle Over Bathrooms

On May 13 the Obama administration directed public schools across the nation to give transgender students access to bathrooms matching their gender identities.

Life in NYCHA Housing: Pros vs. Cons

Life in NYCHA Housing: Pros vs. Cons

Day-to-day life is not quite as dramatic as stories in the media might suggest and the rent is stunningly low.

Bronx Day in Albany

Bronx Day in Albany

Bronx residents and business owners networked with legislators in the capital.

Verizon Workers Strike for Better Pay and Benefits

Verizon Workers Strike for Better Pay and Benefits

CWA members are striking against the company because, despite Verizon’s growth in profit to over $39 billion over the past three years, employees have yet to get a taste of the profits.

Marching for Rape Victims on Denim Day

Marching for Rape Victims on Denim Day

Students in the South Bronx celebrate Denim Day, an event designed to educate people about sexual assault.

A Bronx Cheer for Cruz Campaign Stop

A Bronx Cheer for Cruz Campaign Stop

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz did not attract much of a crowd at a local restaurant.

Bronxites on POTUS 45

Bronxites on POTUS 45

TBJ asks “Who do you think will be the next president and why?”

U. N. Chief Calls for Compassion for Immigrants

U. N. Chief Calls for Compassion for Immigrants

Ban Ki-moon recalled his flight from Korea in the 1950s as he spoke of the current plight of millions of refugees.

Bronx Man Missing

Bronx Man Missing

Javier Horta, 34, was last seen March 25, 2016 on Noble Ave in the South Bronx.