New York Communities for Change

Fast-food Workers Rally Nationwide For Higher Wages
The protests are part of a movement by labor unions, Democrats and other worker advocacy groups to raise pay in low-wage sectors. Read more...
Watch: Workers march for the "Fight For 15" rally seeking higher wages of at least $15 per hour, and the right to form a union workers in Chicago on Wednesday. Read more...
On Thursday, hundreds of fast-food workers staged protests at McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's, Taco Bell and other restaurants in New York City to call attention to their plight of low wages. Read more...
For the past two years, New York Communities for Change members have seen firsthand the damage that the foreclosure crisis has caused in our communities. Together we’ve watched vacant, boarded-up houses pop up on block after block in Southeast Queens and parts of Brooklyn. We’ve stood with homeowners as they told their stories about sending document after document to their banks in hopes of getting a mortgage modification, only to have the bank lose those documents time and time again... Read more...
Keith Olbermann on the latest drummed up fake controversy from Fox News: OLBERMANN: First, the protesters were drugged up hippies. Then, they were anti-Semitic. Then, yesterday they were part of the Muslim Brotherhood. In our number one story Read more...