Amir Khafagy

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Amir Khafagy is journalist, activist, organizer, and performer based in New York City. His work has been featured in City Limits, In These Times, Jacobin, CityLab, The Indypendent, Counterpunch, and The Hampton Institute.
A child rides her bike outside of Ocean Bay (Bayside) Apartments in Far Rockaway, the first housing project in New York City to take part in the RAD program, as well as the largest RAD-funded project in the country.

NYCHA’s Embrace of RAD Program Brings a Mix of Praise and Worry

Rehabbing this Far Rockaway housing complex is a huge undertaking. NYCHA is betting that the RAD program can make it happen, and it seems to be paying off.