Living in New York’s Unloved Neighborhood

“But the neighborhood used to feel to me like a rough part of a softer place, and nowadays the roughness feels more general, and this makes it harder to cheer for a neighborhood that is so loud and dirty and uninterested in or unfit for human life.”

Source: The New Yorker
Published: Feb 8, 2021
Length: 19 minutes (4,900 words)
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