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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, 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

Urgent: The people must be heard! Damages to Onondaga Creek must be compensated!

We have only until Friday, June 2 to send a loud emphatic message to government officials that the people have not been heard on a proposed Onondaga Lake restoration plan issued April 24 by state and federal governments. Damages to Onondaga [...]

May 24, 2017 Blog, News
Rally at Senator Valesky's Office Wednesday

Rally at Senator Valesky’s Office Wednesday

Stop Blocking NY State Progress Senator Dave Valesky could lead the fight in the NY State Senate for immigrant protections, greatly improved voting access, the NY Health Act (single-payer), sustainable energy policies, adequate education funding, and real ethics reform, among [...]

May 22, 2017 Events, News
Town Hall May 30th

Town Hall on May 30th at 7PM

Join us at Camillus Middle School, 5525 Ike Dixon Rd. in Camillus, NY at 7PM. The school is easily accessible off Rt. 5 from the east or west. An opportunity for residents of the 24th Congressional District to share their [...]

May 16, 2017 Events, News