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A ‘Hood By Any Other Name?

Rafael Merino comments on “The South Bronx, and Proudly” by David Gonzalez of The New York Times. In a media-centric society, branding has become everything. It is scary to see how a small group of shortsighted individuals can sway the masses, or at least give it a good try. Here, in El Barrio/ Spanish Harlem,…