Sunday, March 11, 2012
NY1 St. Vincent's Hospital Press Conference Community Outrage!
Folks extreme exhaustion - if I missed a link cut and paste Louis Flores did these videos In order of appearance, here are links to the YouTube videos of the press conference : Norman Siegel civil rights attorney : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwEyUceeS6A
Norman Siegel calls for mayor to open investigation in to community lock-out of testimony!
Miguel Acevedo president tenants’ association : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8CxaYeJefXg Tom Allon mayoral candidate : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNRucYsShrw Dr. Steve Auerbach holds up the map : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3orzOFoxde8 Elizabeth Adam was locked out : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FyhCrvP8aM0
Shirley Gunson tells Mayor Bloomberg to get off his “behind” : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p8qgzu-Z2UA
A common theme that ran through many remarks was the EMS response and transport time. This is a given, because anecdotally this is the community’s number one concern following the closing of St. Vincent’s Hospital (and I’m sure the fear of other communities, too).