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Protesters Against Brutality Say Why Rallies Make a Difference

Protesters Against Brutality Say Why Rallies Make a Difference

Manhattan, Police, Video July 18, 2016 at 2:05 pm

At a rally earlier this month in Union Square for Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, demonstrators told BRIC TV why they continue to rally.

Ingrid Stewart (Photo by Melissa Noel for Voices of NY)

A Home Skincare Business, Thanks to a Micro Loan

Ingrid Stewart used a $1,200 micro loan to start a home business as an aesthetician. She got the help through the Trillion Dollar Women’s Investment Group (TDWIG).

Phedy Pierre

Haitian Musician Gives Back to the Community

As part of the free piano lessons he offers to low-income students in Brooklyn and Yonkers, Phedy Pierre also provides mentoring.

Sex Trafficking ‘In Our Backyard’

Sex Trafficking ‘In Our Backyard’

Brooklyn, Crime, Video, Women July 11, 2016 at 1:20 pm

BRIC TV takes a look at “In Our Backyard,” a documentary on the underground sex trafficking trade in Brooklyn, with director Danielle Rose and survivor Iryna.

Yuri's daughter, Audee Kochiyama, sees the draft of the mural in person for the first time. (Photo via Facebook)

A Harlem Mural for Yuri and Malcolm X

African American, East Asian, History, Manhattan July 8, 2016 at 12:59 pm

Community organizers and artists have started painting “From Harlem with Love: A Mural for Yuri and Malcolm X,” a project dedicated to the late civil rights activists, reports Amsterdam News.

Festival to Celebrate the African Roots of Latinos

Festival to Celebrate the African Roots of Latinos

African, Culture, Latino, New York, Video July 7, 2016 at 10:29 am

Afro-Latino Fest NYC co-organizer Amilcar Priestly and musician Maluca Mala speak to BRIC TV about Afro-Latino identity and what holding the annual festival means to the community.

Spreading Love on the Streets of Bed-Stuy

Spreading Love on the Streets of Bed-Stuy

Brooklyn, Culture, Featured Posts, Video July 6, 2016 at 12:44 pm

Avenue Music Group’s pop-up summer series “Spread Love” uses an old-school form of music to spread positive messages as part of a campaign to fight violence.

SinoVision

Cutting Durian in Chinatown

Asian, Food, Labor, Manhattan, Video June 23, 2016 at 11:19 am

SinoVision speaks to the first vendor in Chinatown to offer a durian-cutting service.

Zing’s ‘Awesome’ Book

Zing’s ‘Awesome’ Book

East Asian, Immigration, New York, Video June 20, 2016 at 2:49 pm

Zing Bai, the owner of Zing’s Awesome Rice on the Lower East Side, has released her first novel, Love Etc. She speaks to SinoVision about the book’s protagonist, a Chinese immigrant who’s trying to find her way in the U.S.

Pakistani American Community of Long Island

Pakistanis on LI Condemn ‘Barbarism’ in Orlando

Featured Posts, Long Island, South Asian, Video June 15, 2016 at 5:30 pm

One-by-one, members of Pakistani American Community of Long Island denounced the mass shooting in Orlando, in a video of a vigil organized by the group.

Mei Lum of Wing On Wo & Co. (Screen shot via Sinovision)

Young Chinatown Entrepreneurs Discuss Change

Business, East Asian, History, Manhattan June 1, 2016 at 2:31 pm

The first of a summertime series of panels on change in Chinatown was held at the shop Wing On Wo & Co., and Sinovision was there.

A Chinese Tragedy Remembered in NYC

A Chinese Tragedy Remembered in NYC

East Asian, Featured Posts, History, New York, Video May 26, 2016 at 3:22 pm

Chinese in New York City, who lived through the Cultural Revolution in China, recount their experiences on the 50th anniversary of the movement.

Muslims in NYC: How to Get Political Representation

Muslims in NYC: How to Get Political Representation

Muslim, New York, Politics, Video May 18, 2016 at 5:35 pm

With large numbers of Muslims in NYC, there’s still a dearth of political representation. BRIC TV explores how that might change.

City Council member Laurie Cumbo, who represents the 35th District in Brooklyn

Laurie Cumbo on Her District

Brooklyn, Government, Housing, Video April 22, 2016 at 4:36 pm

Laurie Cumbo gives BRIC TV a preview of some of the topics, such as gentrification, that are likely to be discussed at her “state of the district” event on April 25 at the BRIC House in Brooklyn.

South Bronx Mosque Hopes for New Home

South Bronx Mosque Hopes for New Home

Bronx, Featured Posts, Muslim, Video April 11, 2016 at 2:39 pm

As the West African community has grown in the South Bronx, so too has the number of worshippers at Masjid Ebun Abass. Now they’re raising money for a new home.