Shouldering the Costs: Who Pays in the Aftermath of Sandy? StrikeDebt Report

This report is a preliminary and living document highlighting the economic effects of Hurricane Sandy on New York City. It examines how the use of loans as the main form of “aid” to disaster-impacted communities is not effective at addressing individual or community needs. Further, the use of loans may lead to disastrous longer-term economic consequences for the impacted communities. Continue reading

Free Legal Services in Red Hook

Red Hook Initiative will be partnering with @legalaidnyc to offer free legal services to Red Hook residents post-Sandy on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12–3pm (ongoing). Information Website:  Twitter: @legalaidnyc Facebook: