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Cornelius Minor thinks that the fuel behind inequality in the U.S. isn’t just the people making the decisions. It’s the systems set in place to keep people divided, immobile, and illiterate. So, what exactly does a modern hero look like?   First off, how long have you been in New York? Over 30 years! Could you tell us a bit about your family and their experience emigrating from Liberia? Oh my gosh, my family is amazing....
The death of the bookstore has been a long predicted event. In Brooklyn, there has even been a mini-bookstore boom: A cluster of new bookstores opened in Bushwick in the past couple years, girded by a system of stalwart independents like BookCourt and Community Books. But other boroughs are not so lucky. This past week, a lease dispute in Bay Plaza means that the last bookstore in the Bronx is about to shutter. The bookstore...

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