MvVO Art Launches AD ART SHOW
News

Protests, Garbage and Drugs The New New York City

Protests, Garbage and Drugs The New New York City

Protesters marched through Midtown today to bring their anti-police brutality and discrimination message to Trump Tower. They went from Times Square and up to 5th Avenue, stopping traffic and New Yorkers, before they were blocked by police barricades.

The demonstrators gave speeches, held a rally with the families of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Eric Garner.

Terrence Floyd, the brother of George Floyd, stated; “Just keep the peace. I know we’re angry, I know we’re upset, but keep it peaceful. We don’t need anybody else on the front page.”

A mural of George Floyd, was part of a larger canvas laid out on the streets.

“I’d like to see the defunding of the police department, and by that, it’s a lot more than just taking money out of police officers’ hands. It’s talking about actually putting it into communities and services that matter”.

I have to ask whose going to be keeping Manhattan safe? Certainly not Mayor Bill de Blasio. Thanks to the sanitation budget cut by more than $106 million, trash has been piling up. Sidewalks are overflowing and rats are making a come back. Street cleanings have been suspended for the last three months, but when they return it will only be once a week.

Junkies have turned Broadway into their haven. Needles are all over the streets, people are injecting themselves in broad daylight and drug deals are a regular occurrence. Business, churches and those who live and work in this area have no recourse. There are no police because they have been defunded and yet we are being asked to give to communities. What about the Times Square community, that brought in $1.758 billion just with Broadway alone to the NYC budget? I guess none of this matters!

News

Suzanna, co-owns and publishes the newspaper Times Square Chronicles or T2C. At one point a working actress, she has performed in numerous productions in film, TV, cabaret, opera and theatre. She has performed at The New Orleans Jazz festival, The United Nations and Carnegie Hall. She has a screenplay and a TV show in the works, which she developed with her mentor and friend the late Arthur Herzog. She is a proud member of the Drama Desk and the Outer Critics Circle and was a nominator. Email: suzanna@t2conline.com

More in News

We Are About To Fund Our Own Demise

Suzanna BowlingOctober 23, 2021

Remembering Leslie Bricusse

Suzanna BowlingOctober 21, 2021

NYC’s Murder Rate Doubles And Where Is de Blasio?

Suzanna BowlingOctober 18, 2021

My View: Barbra Streisand Opens In Miami Beach…”Hello Gorgeous” Exhibition

Stephen SorokoffOctober 15, 2021

John F. Kennedy, “Address: The President And The Press” (April 17 1961) Holds True Even More Now

Suzanna BowlingOctober 12, 2021
Columbus Day Parade

Columbus Day NYC Or If You Are Woke Italian Heritage Day/Indigenous People’s Day.

Suzanna BowlingOctober 11, 2021

#FreePeterMax

Suzanna BowlingOctober 11, 2021

Free Lt. Colonel Stuart Scheller or Bring Home the 38 California Children Still in Afghanistan

Suzanna BowlingOctober 9, 2021

The Woke Have Lost Their Mind: de Blasio Cancels Gifted and Talented School Programs Because He Says It Discriminates Against Black and Hispanic Students

Suzanna BowlingOctober 9, 2021