Historian and teacher Michael Woodsworth reveals how innovative community activism in the historic neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, empowered its residents and helped to catalyze urban reform policies in the 1950s and 60s in his new book Battle for Bed-Stuy: The Long War on Poverty in New York City.
Battle for Bed-Stuy: The Long War on Poverty in New York City
Tuesday, January 17
Doors: 6:00 pm
Event begins: 6:30 pm
$10 / Free for BHS Members
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