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Battle of Brooklyn chronicles a six year community fight against a massive real estate development that uses eminent domain to take people's homes. Read more

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Battle of Brooklyn chronicles a six year community fight against a massive real estate development that uses eminent domain to take people's homes.

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Norman Oder article in the Times

Norman Oder has an op-ed (according to the Times it's an essay) in today's Times.
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/22/sports/basketball/22oder.html

UPDATE- forgot to include the link to the Times "balancing" puff piece on ratner
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/22/sports/basketball/22ratner.html...

here is a link to discussion of his op-ed on brownstoner.com - this is typical of the discourse- and i thought it might be interesting for those of you who have followed the story from a distance.
http://www.brownstoner.com/brownstoner/archives/2010/06/ratner_oder.php#comments

In film news- We are finally digging into the final sections of footage- the ground breaking. Yesterday we viewed a long assembly of the footage and it was very powerful.

On July 9th- we will be part of a kickstarter film fest- in conjunction with our very good friends at rooftop films. At that event we will likely show the end of the film- we'll certainly send out an update as it comes closer.