Archive for September, 2015

Street Performer Licensure in Times Square

Street performers, particularly the desnudas, are getting outrage now: coordinated pickpocketing teams, drug and sex solicitation, groping by people wearing masks, etc.  Treating such workers as other street vendors is an easy fix by filtering only those who are truly professional. Every performer in Times Square needs an RFID license-badge, and plainclothes officers use scanners to pick […]