Keep Interfaith Medical Center Open!
Nov 12, 2013 Dozens of employees of Interfaith Medical Center marched, along with their supporters, last night. Forming a human chain in front of the hospital, they called on Governor Cuomo to end his plans to shutter many of Brooklyn's hospitals - health facilities that serve large sections of Brooklyn's working class communities, leaving them without access to medical care. Fightbacks against the austerity policies of corporate-oriented elected officials are heating up in Brooklyn and all around the country. People are saying no to privatization, cutbacks, layoffs and closures. Brooklyn For Peace says that spending priorities in Congress that favor war over people's needs must be changed if local services are to be saved and expanded.Read More