The building:
256 West 23rd Street



SQUAT THEATRE at 256 West 23rd Street (1977-1985)

Squat Theatre building during the US boycott of the Summer Olympic Games in Moscow in 1980

context: "I have given notice that the United States will not attend the Moscow Olympics unless the Soviet invasion forces are withdrawn from Afghanistan before February 20th." (Jimmy Carter - February 19, 1980)


the building
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