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From China to Chinatown: Snakeheads and Human Smuggling | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

From China to Chinatown: Snakeheads and Human Smuggling An exclusive discussion with Patrick Radden Keefe about his vivid, non-fiction book, "The Sna...

Chinatown's 35th Anniversary Edition and the Polanski Scandal

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

On the surface, it's a period detective picture. Beneath, it's much more. The film creates its own mesmerizing world through evocative music, costuming, and production design.

Amason: Test the Advertising Waters with New Ideas

NY Convergence | NY Convergence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Following her panel at Mediabistro's UGCX conference yesterday, Chinatown-based Buzzfeed's Jessica Amason, also co-author of This Is Why You'r...

Knife in the Auteur

Sam Wasson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sam Wasson

Roman Polanski is arguably the world's greatest living filmmaker. Who else, since Hitchcock, has managed to mine terror from the most seemingly innocuous sources?

NYPD Confiscates Counterfeit Handbags In Canal St. Raid | By Daniel Edward Rosen and Kathleen Lucadamo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The city confiscated $1 million in counterfeit handbags and other faux goods in Chinatown on Tuesday, angering bargain-hunters....

Roman Polanski Must Finally Be Brought to Justice

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

Is there really any debate here? Are there really two sides to this story? He raped a child, for Pete's sake.

Roman Polanski's Films: Which Is Your Favorite? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It's hard to bring up Roman Polanski without acknowledging his recently aggravated legal problems, but he remains one of the world's best known direct...

New York, You've Changed -- Ghostbusters, Part Two

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

A full shot-by-shot dissection to see what New York once was and what it has become -- by way of Ghostbusters scenes.

Chicago's Living River

Brian Dickie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Brian Dickie

I have been in Chicago for ten years and had never been in Chinatown before. A trip on the water taxi there is lovely and relaxing.

30% Unemployment, Pre-Recession: Immigrant Communities Need Real Recovery

Seth Freed Wessler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Seth Freed Wessler

For communities of color, 'recovery' can be a vapid term. People of color consistently face rates of unemployment higher than what whites experience in the worst recessions.

Manhattan's Forgotten Landmark's Worth Preserving

New York Press | David Freeland | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN DEVELOPMENT HAS finally slowed - which means it's time to take stock of what remains. Now that buildings once destined for the wrecking ball...

Off Ballot, Gerson Keeps Fundraiser On

City Hall | City Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Only hours after Council Member Alan Gerson was removed from the ballot by the city Board of Elections for a failure to resolve errors with his petit...

Now Open: Project No. 8b

NBC NewYork | NBC New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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The focus at this minimalist menswear store in Chinatown is a brilliant mix of under-the-radar international labels. ...

Think about John Liu's character with the future of USA

Room Eight | Room Eight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

If you want to vote John Liu for city comptroller,, please consider the following information. Please also see attached evidence.Councilman John Liu--...

McCain Volunteers Working Hard in Philly

The Ballot Box | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Ballot Box

McCain's Center City headquarters are located in the heart of Philadelphia's Chinatown. Here and elsewhere in this Democratic-leaning city, support fo...

Translation Poses Voting Challenges In Chinatown, Philadelphia PA

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

At polling places in Chinatown, Philadelphia, there is a serious shortage of translators. Voters are becoming frustrated with the process and leaving without casting votes.