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NY community gardens threatened by plans for affordable housing

As available land shrinks and property prices rise, some are eyed by the city, developers

New York

APART from a colourful hand-painted sign, there is little to suggest that the Mandela Community Garden in Harlem, a lot piled with pieces of pavement and bounded by graffitied walls and a chain-link fence, is a garden at all. The volunteers who pulled up the concrete had made...