Amazon is intent upon using economic power to extract political concessions without the messiness of actually engaging with citizens. Why negotiate a deal when you can make the HQ a prize among municipalities eager to win the lottery?
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
APRIL 26, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
2013 - FRIENDSHIP REVITALIZATION & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION, INC.
Around the Web
- Is the Amazon Prize the Future of Urban Revitalization?
By Spencer Wells - Monday Oct 2, 2017
- New Ford Engagement Center to Focus on STEAM Skills, Economic Growth
By Sarah Schmid Stevenson - Monday Oct 2, 2017
In 2015, the first Ford Resource and Engagement Center (FREC) opened in Southwest Detroit to provide a place outside of the downtown area for people to learn new skills and develop new talents. A heavy focus was put on programs that involved STEAM—that’s STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) plus an “A” for arts—and economic […]
- Prosecutor tried to use Facebook friendship to get out of DWI
By firstname.lastname@example.org (Fox News Online) - Tuesday Jul 11, 2017
- In Space, U.S. and Russia Friendship Untethered
By Hanna Krueger - Saturday Sep 30, 2017
In the cold expanse of space, the U.S. and Russia enjoy warmer relations.
- Kirk Douglas on Surviving a Childhood Home With Little Food and No Heat
Tuesday Jun 20, 2017
The award-winning actor, now 100, lived in poverty in Amsterdam, N.Y.; then a friendship led him to Hollywood