"We always pick rainy, cold nights for these actions," Sam Miller pointed very early this morning on Norwood Avenue, near the Brooklyn/Queens border far out on the J train.
Steven Thrasher Outside Dilan's district office
Indeed, though it had felt like summer just the day before, you could see your breath as about twenty members of Picture the Homeless, Organizing for Occupation (O4O), and Occupy Wall Street were camped out on the sidewalk for the night.
The assembled had been gathered since 4:00 PM in the afternoon outside City Council Member Erik Martin Dilan's office, who is the chair of the council's Housing and Building's committee. They were demanding that Martin, who announced he's running for congress last week, bring Intro 48 up in his committee.More »