Election Vox Pop

There were a variety of opinions about the presidential candidates in Washington and Hamilton Heights. As some got excited to support their candidate, others sighed exhausted with the topic. Francisco Mejia, from Washington Heights, eagerly joins David Chan outside their shared workspace to talk about some of the most influential moments from the election. “You’re a Hillary supporter, right?” asks Mejia. “I have yet to … Continue reading Election Vox Pop

Debate up, and people trickle in. Maybe Washington Heights does care about this election.

Things are rather quiet at Bodega Pizza with fifteen minutes till the debate. The one customer there stares quietly at the projection waiting for something to happen. It takes almost half the debate before people start gathering to watch. Emily Holland, a waitress at Bodega Pizza, explains why a crowd might not be around. “This whole election is just hard because people were really on … Continue reading Debate up, and people trickle in. Maybe Washington Heights does care about this election.