Archive for Coney Island, Debt, Disaster Capitalism, Occupy Sandy, Red Hook, Rockaways, Staten Island, StrikeDebt
December 3rd, 2012
This report is a preliminary and living document highlighting the economic effects of Hurricane Sandy on New York City. It examines how the use of loans as the main form of “aid” to disaster-impacted communities is not effective at addressing individual or community needs. Further, the use of loans may lead to disastrous longer-term economic consequences for the impacted communities.