A Guide to the Atlantic Yards Controversy

LEADING OPPONENTS OF ATLANTIC YARDS Develop Don’t Destroy Brooklyn : A coalition of civic activists, writers Jonathan Lethem, Jonathan Safran Foer), musiscians, actors (Steve Buscemi) and area residents opposed to the project. The press release they issued September 28 declared, “Atlantic Yards – It’s A Crime!
Community Organizations Join to Call for a 
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Daniel Goldstein speaks out against Atlantic Yards, breaks terms of settlement?

After originating at Zuccotti Park, the Occupy Wall Street protests have spread throughout the nation, hitting cities like Philadelphia, Chicago, Oakland, et al. Additional movements popped up in New York City, and Occupy Brooklyn has hit Atlantic Yards in protest. Famed protester Daniel Goldstein, known best for heading Develop Don’t Destroy Brooklyn until reaching a […]