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Making more with less

October 31, 2011


Making ends meet on a tight budget is a difficult task for any cook. But when there are 500 to 700 mouths to feed every day, it becomes even trickier. Akanni Demazio, 29, is doing just that. He has been a chef at Food Bank for New York City’s community kitchen in Harlem for the past four years, but this […]

Occupy Wall Street

October 25, 2011


He goes by the name “True white boy,” and at 27, he is homeless. He has been “Occupying Wall St,” for the past 25 days, and says he feels safer among the protesters in Zuccotti Park than in a shelter. In the photo, “True white boy” shows a scar on his forehead. A battle scar, […]