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Antonia Marrero is a production consultant for Moral Courage TV. Tweet her your thoughts @AntoniaMarrero

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The Art of Surviving Breast Cancer

(0) Comments | Posted October 22, 2014 | 11:27 AM

Marion Behr (née Rosenfeld) admits she's happiest while making art. She won her first national art competition in 1946, at age seven. Since then, her work has been collected by numerous prestigious institutions, including The Smithsonian. She coined the term "home-based business," founded a publishing house and co-authored...

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Spike is Right! Housing Discrimination is NYC's Hidden Disgrace (Pt 2)

(0) Comments | Posted March 5, 2014 | 6:20 PM

Imagine an able-bodied, gainfully employed, pleasant white man. Let's call him Neal. He's seeking a NYC rental apartment. The superintendent shows him around and says, "I've been doing this for 30 years in this building. I've never let one black person live here yet."

Neal nods his head in...

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Spike Is Right! Crooked Landlords Terrorize Brooklyn Tenants (Pt 1)

(2) Comments | Posted March 5, 2014 | 5:03 PM

Some say Spike Lee is exaggerating, but if anything, Spike understated NYC's housing crisis. Marty Needelman, who has been defending the 99% of Brooklyn for the past 40+ years, says plainly: "This is a war."

As Chief Counsel of Brooklyn Legal Services, Marty Needelman advocates for Williamsburg's...

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Faces of Moral Courage

(2) Comments | Posted September 29, 2013 | 1:49 PM

My favorite Roman Catholic priest was defrocked, but not for the reasons you might suspect. In the early 1990s, a friend handed me a copy of Original Blessing: A Primer in Creation Spirituality Presented in Four Paths, 26 Themes, and Two Questions. Thus began my love affair with...

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