Faces of Brooklyn
Ana Aguirre is making the rounds through United Community Centers of East New York’s vibrantly painted building. Upstairs a group of preschoolers sit in a circle with a teacher, erupting in animal noises. Below, children pedal red tricycles across a multi-purpose room that will later host a meeting of local activists.
A Tale of Two Brooklyns
The cost of living in the borough is now the second highest in the nation to Manhattan
50% of Bed-Stuy residents devote more than 30% of their income to rent