Union UNITE HERE Local 54 will avoid striking against Carl Ichan and Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal Casino but are ready and willing if necessary. ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — In recent weeks, workers at the Taj Mahal casino have been loading a storage pod with all the necessary gear they need for a looming strike. […]
Building a Sandcastle: A Broken Promise to Atlantic City from Media Mobilizing Project TV on Vimeo. This video, titled Building a Sandcastle: A Broken Promise to Atlantic City, was produced by Media Mobilizing Project in partnership with NJ Spark. The following is another chapter in Atlantic City’s story reported by NJ Spark students.
This is not the first time Atlantic City has had to demonstrate their ability to withstand difficult circumstances. The city has a long history of attempts to reinvent itself. In 1854 so-called “Father of Atlantic City” Jonathan Pitney, discovered the area, and he envisioned it as a health resort. Building on his vision for the […]