De Blasio and Cuomo Now Competing Over Who Can Give the Most Uplifting but Vague Speech About New York Values13 days ago | Politics
The election of Donald J. Trump as the next president of the United States has changed everything, and it has changed nothing. Waking the morning after, our relationships, our institutions, our selves were the same as they had been the night befor...
Mayor de Blasio Meets With President-Elect Trump: 'I Tried to Express to Him How Much Fear There Is'19 days ago | Donald Trump
Our great leader's magnanimity knows no bounds. This morning, while his transition team was busy plotting the final privatization of our public schools and securing top-level security clearance for his predatory-slumlord son-in-law, president-elec...
20 days ago | Politics
It's been almost a week since Donald Trump was elected president, and the majority of Americans who didn't vote for him are still processing the information. How did this come to be? What does it mean? Whose fault is it? What is to be done? There ...
25 days ago | Politics
By the time you read this, the election will most likely be over — the polls will have closed, at least. If there's any mercy in this world, we will not have woken up Wednesday morning to news of a tie in the Electoral College. The loser will have...
1 month ago | New Jersey
Two former aides to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie were convicted on nine counts of conspiracy and fraud this morning for their participation in a scheme to close lanes at the George Washington Bridge in 2013 — snarling traffic for days in ord...
1 month ago | NYPD
As we described in September, the prosecution of a couple of Black Lives Matter protesters is shining a light on a controversial deal between the Manhattan District Attorney's office and the NYPD, in which lawyers for the police department are aut...