Terms of Use


These Terms of Use govern your access to the WITNESS websites (the “Sites”). By using or accessing any portion of the Sites, you agree to abide by these Terms of Use. While using the Sites you will comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. In addition, we expect users of this site to respect the rights of others. You agree that you will not:

  • Use the Sites for any fraudulent or unlawful purpose.
  • Use the Sites to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others, or collect personally identifiable information about other users of this site.
  • Impersonate any person or entity, falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity in connection with this site; or imply that WITNESS or El Grito de Sunset Park endorses any statement you make.
  • Interfere with or disrupt the operation of this site or the servers or networks used to make the Sites available.

To the extent that you wish to create websites and/or other content based on the content of the Sites (the “Content”), WITNESS hereby grants you, to the extent that WITNESS owns or controls such rights and without express or implied representations or warranties of any kind, the non-exclusive right to use the Content solely in connection with your contribution to, or creation of, websites or other content to promote or further non-profit missions similar to WITNESS’, including but not limited to media-based activism related to human rights and social justice.

You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Witness and its respective officers, directors, employees, agents, advisors, affiliates, successors, and assigns, from and against any claims, judgments, damages, liabilities, settlements, losses, costs, and expenses, including attorneys’ fees and disbursements, arising from or relating to (i) any breach by you of your representations, warranties, or other obligations hereunder and (ii) your use of the Content.

The information on this website comes primarily from publicly available sources such as YouTube, media reports, PACER and NYC Open Data. WITNESS and El Grito de Sunset Park attempt to ensure that information on this site is complete, accurate, and current. Despite these efforts, the information on this site may occasionally be inaccurate, incomplete, or out of date. We make no representation as to the completeness, accuracy, or correctness of any information on this site.

WITNESS, El Grito de Sunset Park and the project advisors listed on this site are not accepting video submissions, complaints, etc. If you would like to contact us with questions or feedback, visit our contact page.