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2001 Stories by Ruth M. Ford

Archives: 2002 | 2001
  • To Play the King

    published November 20, 2001

    For the second time in 16 years, Brooklyn’s chance to anoint the next speaker is slipping through the fault lines. It was a seasonably... More >>

  • Still Counting

    published October 2, 2001

    Despite predictions that the tragedy of September 11 would depress voter turnout, New Yorkers went to the polls last week in numbers not seen in a... More >>

  • Can’t Buy Him Love

    published September 4, 2001

    For the past eight years, James Davis, a cop-cum-minister, has hosted a once-a-year 'Stop the Violence' march in Crown Heights. This year, the... More >>

  • Mother’s Milk

    published August 28, 2001

    As the afternoon sun beats down on the glass roof of the Palm House at the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, Councilwoman Una Clarke lingers at the... More >>

Archives: 2002 | 2001