Activists’ Toolkit

  • Five Things You Can Do About Gentrification, Tom Angotti

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  • North West Bushwick Community Map

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  • Pratt Institute
    Historic Preservation Studio Bushwick report, 2015

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  • Parsons/Newschool, Design and Urban Ecologies
    A Right to Housing ¡Derecho A La Vivienda! Bushwick gazette, 2016

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  • Brooklyn  Anti-Gentrification Network (BAN)

    The Brooklyn  Anti-Gentrification Network (BAN) is a people of color-led, mass-based coalition of tenants, homeowners, block associations, anti-police brutality groups, legal and grassroots organizations working together to end the rampant gentrification and displacement of low to middle income residents of Brooklyn, New York

  • Brooklyn Solidarity Network

    The Brooklyn Solidarity Network is an organization designed to build revolutionary solidarity among Brooklyn residents. They exercise solidarity through direct action against the capitalist exploitation of our friends and neighbors. BSolid is an open network with many levels of involvement that anyone can plug into: from participating in pickets, to flyering, to educating.

  • Bushwick Vendors Market

    Community-driven market that actively emphasized community outreach.

  • El Puente

    El Puente is a community human rights institution that promotes leadership for peace and justice through the engagement of members (youth and adult) in the arts, education, scientific research, wellness and environmental action.

  • Make the Road NY

    Make the Road New York (MRNY) builds the power of Latino and working class communities to achieve dignity and justice through organizing, policy innovation, transformative education, and survival services.

  • May Day

    Mayday is both a neighborhood resource and a citywide destination for engaging programming, a home for radical thought and debate, and a welcoming gathering place for people to work, learn, drink, dance and build together.

  • North West Bushwick Community Group

    NWB works to build and sustain meaningful relationships that further community collaborations and works towards housing justice for all through education, cross cultural dialogues, and direct political action in Bushwick and beyond.

  • Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Council

    The Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizen's Council is one of New York City's largest multi-service nonprofits serving youth, seniors, veterans and families.

  • Silent Barn

    A Bushwick music venue and artist collective that serves as a multi-functional all-ages art incubation space.

  • Bushwick Action Research Collective


    The Bushwick Action Research Collective is an intergenerational team from Make the Road New York & the Public Science Project. Our team is made up of organizers, researchers, and students from Bushwick and other New York City neighborhoods who are working together to understand young people’s experiences of school and community.