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Help Fund This New Documentary About Lower East Side Squatters Who Battled Giuliani [VIDEO]

Posted November 18, 2014 at 6:09 am

Lower East Side squatter history remains a fascinating, if not controversial chapter in the book of New York’s life. So much so that there is even a museum dedicated, at least partially, to preserving the cultural significance of the bygone movement – the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space. One upstart filmmaker hopes to capture the […]

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To Squat. Or not. A Lower East Side History

Posted February 22, 2012 at 11:21 am

Our urban historian Allison B. Siegel is back with another post. This one dives deep into the squatter history of the Lower East Side. Full story after the jump!

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