Brooklyn activists save former underground railroad stop from wrecking ball, plan next steps.
This arcane Senate rule was used to thwart civil rights legislation in the 20th Century. In 2021, we cannot allow a Republican minority to use it to block progress for communities of color.
Victory follows years of struggle to preserve the house at 227 Duffield Street — now 227 Abolitionist Place.
Rushing through barricades, breaking windows and occupying the seat of government power is not inherently anti-democratic. It depends on the reason and the circumstances.
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