The streets were clean, there was one cop for every 300 people, and public transportation could get you anywhere you needed to go. “There was no sense of anybody being an outsider,” he said. “We considered the rest of the world, especially New Yorkers, to be creatures from a different galaxy.”
About Joanna Arcieri
Jooanna Arcieri is a freelance writer based in Jersey City. She is a Ph.D. student at Columbia Journalism School and she holds a MA in Media Studies from The New School, where she wrote an independent study on the JC Make It Yours campaign. She has previously written for Buzzfeed and Jersey Digs.
Entries by Joanna Arcieri
A rally against the expansion of Liberty National Golf Club drew hundreds to Liberty State Park on an unseasonably warm January morning.