DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

Officials with the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services refuse to detail use of $16 million paid by a previous owner of Rivington House to lift deed restrictions on the former AIDS nursing home, paving the way for a controversial planned luxury condominium conversion.

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Invoking identity politics, Eric Adams accuses his critics from the Black community with racial insensitivity

Invoking identity politics, Eric Adams accuses his critics from the Black community with racial insensitivity

To defend himself from what critics said was a record of economic neoliberalism, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams accused his critics, many of whom are Black or Latina/o, of being insensitive to the racism with which he has contended.

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