New Yorkers saving their city: In praise of the patient, productive activism of East Brooklyn Congregations and Metro-IAF

<div class="field field-name-title field-type-ds field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="dc:title"><h1><a href="/content/new-yorkers-saving-their-city-praise-patient-productive-activism-east-brooklyn-congregations">New Yorkers saving their city: In praise of the patient, productive activism of East Brooklyn Congregations and Metro-IAF</a></h1></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-news-source field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/taxonomy/term/3" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">NY Daily News</a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-news-author field-type-text field-label-inline clearfix"><div class="field-label">Author:&nbsp;</div><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Harry Siegal</div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-news-date field-type-datetime field-label-inline clearfix"><div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><span class="date-display-single" property="dc:date" datatype="xsd:dateTime" content="2016-06-05T00:00:00-04:00">Sunday, June 5, 2016</span></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded">It took 30 full minutes for the steady, awesome stream of humanity to file down the dozen steps outside Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, on Decatur St. just off Lewis Ave. in Bedford Stuyvesant.</div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-news-link field-type-link-field field-label-above"><div class="field-label">News Link:&nbsp;</div><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/harry-siegel-new-yorkers-saving-city-article-1.2660352" target="_blank">http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/harry-siegel-new-yorkers-saving-city-article-...</a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-news-category field-type-taxonomy-term-reference field-label-inline clearfix"><div class="field-label">News Media Category:&nbsp;</div><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/media-news-category/housing" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Housing</a></div><div class="field-item odd"><a href="/media-news-category/metro-iaf-news" typeof="skos:Concept" property="rdfs:label skos:prefLabel" datatype="">Metro-IAF news</a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-break field-type-ds field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p> </div></div></div>