Chess Forum has become the last haven for chess lovers in New York
6th March 2019 by Will Stewart
As the number of chess shops in New York has dwindled over the years, Chess Forum has become the last haven for chess lovers in the city.
More than simply a business, Chess Forum acts as a halfway-house and community center for many chess players who have nowhere else to spend their days.
“My father always said, ‘The most difficult thing for a child is to go home and find the door closed.'”
– Imad Khachan, Chess Forum