Many people say that if the workers were unionized there, if they had a collective voice, if they weren’t so scared to speak out, they would not have gone back to work, and hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of lives would have been saved. And also, I should add, on the minimum wage, so yesterday, Bangladesh’s textile minister said we, the government, are going to undertake an effort to raise wages because, you know, everyone agrees that, you know, the wages for garment workers in Bangladesh are extremely low, just $37 a month. And you have all these people working, you know, 200 hours a month and making basically, you know, less than 25 cents an hour..
In past years, Ivy City accepted unwanted projects with little more than a grumble. But not this time. Superior Court lawsuit in late July on behalf of two Ivy City residents and the local Advisory Neighborhood Commission, said it found several missteps by the city that should persuade a judge to block construction of the depot at the shuttered Alexander Crummell School, at 1900 Gallaudet Ave.
It’s definitely not our city’s most famed park, nor is it the greenest, but therein lies its most special charm: A pronounced lack of tourists, in one of the most touristy and ritzy neighborhoods in the city. It may be, as far as big parks go, the one most hidden in plain sight. And despite NYU buildings crowding up around it like an invasive species, the place still always feels diverse, alive, and quintessentially New York, in that it’s a perfectly free, useful way to regularly remind ourselves of why we put up with all the shit we do to live here.
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The grounds are particularly appealing, with palm tree studded lawns, a carp filled lake with a resident black swan and landscaped botanical gardens. Terraces are private with panoramic views over the valley. Push the boat out for a penthouse suite and you get a rooftop terrace with whirlpool tub..