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Action Alert: Stand Against Police Brutality in Syracuse City Schools

On February 9, 2017, Syracuse police officer and school resource officer (SRO) Vallon Smith used excessive force against a 14-year-old Nottingham High School student with special needs, according to the Mayor’s Citizen Review Board (CRB). A surveillance video from the [...]

April 2, 2018 Events, News, View Weekly Action Alerts
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How highways wrecked American cities – Vox

This 4 minute video from Vox explains how freeways came to destroy urban neighborhoods across the nation, including Syracuse. [...]

January 26, 2018 Blog, I-81, News
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CNY Solidarity Supports The Community Grid!

The Community Grid is the only option that addresses racial equity, economic equity & environmental equity. [...]

December 8, 2017 Blog, I-81, News

A Perspective on Nojaim’s Closing

Shopping competition increased in the neighborhoods in the vicinity of Nojaim’s when an Aldi store and a Save-a-lot store were built in the area. Paul Nojaim recently received government incentives to expand, but prior to the upgrade, he had received [...]

December 5, 2017 News
Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico – A Humanitarian Crisis

Over two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, 90 percent of the island remain without power. Drinking water, food, medical supplies, shelter and fuel remain scarce or non-existent for many of the over 3.4 million residents of Puerto Rico.  [...]

October 10, 2017 Blog, News

Questionnaire for the Next Mayor of Syracuse

This survey was created by a group of community organizations that organized candidate forums for candidates in local elections earlier this summer. [...]

September 8, 2017 News, Resources

I-81 Analyses : Community Grid supports Syracuse

With respect to the I-81 replacement, I would like to give my input.  After considering the three proposed options in great detail, I am strongly opposed to the tunnel.  The DOT removed this option for consideration last fall due to [...]

August 20, 2017 Blog, I-81, News
Love No Hate

Statement of Non-Violence

The CNY Solidarity Coalition will continue to be outspoken in our criticism of systematic injustices and their effects on our communities, and in opposition to discrimination based on national origin, race, religion, gender, sexual identity, or disability. Following a series [...]

July 6, 2017 News

Bill Moyers and four historians on the big lie behind the rise of Trump.

An important piece on Trump, Obama, and White Supremacy in the United States. [...]

June 23, 2017 News

Katko Telephone Town Hall 6-13-17

Many folks have shared their very frustrating experiences with Rep. John Katko’s “Telephone Town Hall” event last night. One of our supporters recorded the call so others could listen in. [...]

June 14, 2017 News, Uncategorized
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