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This Bushwick mural will display over 20,000 Donald Trump lies

September 28 | Editorial Staff

It’s no surprise to any astute observer: Bushwick, Brooklyn, isn’t backing Donald Trump in the upcoming presidential election. But Radio Free Brooklyn has taken things a step further. The independent community radio station is currently assembling “Wall of Lies,” a 50-foot by 10-foot outdoor mural displaying the more than 20,000 lies told so far by […]

Bushwick man gets 15 years for raping and robbing woman at knifepoint

July 23 | Rob Abruzzese

A 25-year-old man from Bushwick will spend the next 15 years of his life behind bars after he pleaded guilty to raping and robbing a woman after he dragged her into an alleyway at knifepoint in 2018. Thomas Gallishaw was sentenced by Justice Matthew D’Emic, the administrative judge of the Kings County Supreme Court, Criminal […]

Brooklyn state senator tests positive for COVID-19

July 6 | Marina Villeneuve Associated Press

The leader of the state Senate says a New York City senator has tested positive for COVID-19. State Sen. Julia Salazar, who represents Bushwick, Cypress Hills, Greenpoint and Williamsburg, along with parts of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brownsville and East New York, has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a Thursday news release released by Senate Majority Leader […]

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