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05.12.14 Andy Cush

News surfaced in March that the Chinatown Salvation Army — one of the last vestiges of the street’s history as a home for the destitute — would be moving to Brooklyn to make room for luxury condos and an Ace Hotel. The building at 223-225 Bowery, which housed the organization for 101 years, functioned as a […]

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07.24.13 Marie Calloway

Savn.tv, a media production company associated with the religious and conservative Salvation Army is asking for $100,000 to fund their new anti-porn and anti-prostitution documentary Hard Corps on Kickstarter. The documentary contains interviews with “current and former porn stars, directors, anti-porn specialists and addiction therapists,” as well as “undercover footage” taken in brothels. Aside from exhibiting all the aesthetics […]

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07.17.12 David Lumb

The city has been cooked since the first heat wave of the season rang in the summer in late May. Eager New Yorkers reading heat wave news articles may have perked up at the mythical oases listed at the end of each piece: the cooling centers. The city rises to combat the heat for John […]

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04.09.10 Copyranter

These Utopian bus posters were created and erected In Norway by Oslo agency Try. Copy translation (click images): “Thank you. One small coin can make a big difference.” Kinda clever right? You insert coins into a slot and they form either a bed or a roof under/over a homeless man. Your philanthropy is visualized for […]

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