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Bill De Blasio Does Not Appear To Be Taking The Amazon HQ2 Breakup Well

Bill De Blasio Does Not Appear To Be Taking The Amazon HQ2 Breakup Well

Jeff Bezos yanked his would-be HQ2 campus this week in a show that Amazon simply couldn’t take the heat from New Yorkers who opposed the secretive deal and its potential implications for the city’s residents, and the Queens community in particular. After Amazon announced it was pulling out, many progressive…

New York’s City-Funded Tech Hub Looks Like A Prison Built By IKEA

New York’s City-Funded Tech Hub Looks Like A Prison Built By IKEA

On Friday, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio released the latest designs for the Union Square Tech Hub, a $US250 million ($325 million) project that aims to “create a central convening point for technology training and networking” as the Big Apple tumbles into the increasingly digital future. As evidenced…