Brooklyn residents are lighting candles and preparing to spend the night, camping out in front of Interfaith Medical Center to protest its planned closing.
In the heart of Bedford Stuyvesant, Interfaith Medical Center had served the city’s working poor since the turn of the last century.
For many this is the only hospital they’ve ever known.
”We all need this hospital in Brooklyn,” a hospital worker told PIX 11, afraid to give her name. “There are a lot of sick people here.