North End Lighthouse, Roosevelt Island, NYC, NY

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Comments (5)

Alex Winter on July 29, 2007

Roosevelt Island is a place of unspeakable evil.

Hank Waxman on July 30, 2007

It is a place where men, over time, have done terrible things. The place itself is not evil. What is frankly missing is a better history that ensures we don't forget what was done here; lest we fail to ensure other such places do not come into existence.

Susan Kelley on November 22, 2008

you inspired me to look up Roosevelt and was shocked to see that one of my favorites (Mae West) was in jail there for 8 days. i was outraged!

Hank Waxman on November 23, 2008

I'm glad my shot helped motivate you to check. That's a purpose in itself. Thank you.


Peaceofmind on March 16, 2013

I love that place though I do not have any idea wht terrible things was going on then.

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