If you’re not conscientious of the waste you produce, and the ways that your carbon footprint impacts our planet, you should be.
The spectre of white nationalists, neo-Nazis, white supremacists and others that wrongly maintain that the American flag and free speech provide them with moral justification and protection for their...
Our mayor has been taking some hits from the press, and his critics, for pursuing his presidential ambitions.
Mayor Bill de Blasio is determined to close the detention complex at Rikers Island, a priority many New Yorkers rightfully support.
Hector Figueroa, the late president of the Service Employees International Union 32BJ, was smart, fearless and ferocious. He always knew which side to be on and it was always the side of the poor, the powerless, and workers who got ...
I recently saw the photos of Vice President Mike Pence and members of the Trump administration visiting the Southern border and walking past men and women in cages.
A criticism of former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign for president is that, at age 76, he may be too old to be running for president.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo pens an open letter to the MTA Board
On July 10, New York City’s 106th mayor turned 92. Each time I have the opportunity to spend time with my “forever mayor,” I am constantly amazed at the intelligence, dignity and grace Mayor David Dinkins exudes.
As we enter the 243rd year since our nation’s founding, there are signs of decline. One of the most pernicious symbols of our nation’s fall from grace is our inability to confront the truth when it conflicts with our politics. ...
There’s an expression that bad ideas never die. For a while it looked like the medallion system that governed taxicabs in New York might be an exception to the rule.
One of the most important rights a citizen has in a democracy is the right to vote. That right is considered sacred and inalienable.
I recently visited one of my favorite New York City museums and was blown away.
The Iranian regime has been operating unopposed in the Iraq battle space since 2003.
If you thought at the end of the legislative session in New York State you would now have free rein to smoke marijuana you’re sadly mistaken