In an act of desperation, the city of New York has used the media to launch a "despicable" attack on the federal judge presiding over a landmark stop-and-frisk trial, attorneys for the plaintiffs say. Early Wednesday morning, the New York Daily News published a story describing an internal report c ... More >>
Get on the NYPD commissioner's secret list, and you're going nowhere
Murray Hill introduces the night's star attraction. The Kathleen Hannah Project The Knitting Factory Saturday, December 12 Better than: Any actual battle of the bands that I've ever attended. We are gathered here tonight at the Knitting Factory to praise Kathleen Hanna, not bury her. Though it ... More >>
Democratic candidates for city council seats in districts 1, 2, and 3, district attorney, and comptroller came to the Village Independent Democrats last night to make their cases, under strict time limits and with screened questioning, for the venerable club's endorsement. In District 1: Pete Gle ... More >>
Police give local artist the reaction he was angling for
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From Prole Rock to President Rock
Gladwell Has Critics Seeing Red
The Cultures of Newsrooms
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Una Clarke Claims There Was Something Subliminal in Her Loss to Owens
City Clubs Ban Hip-Hop Radicals
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Al Sharpton Privately Accused Robert Johnson of... "Throwing the Diallo Case"
A new vanguard of rap activists takes to the streets
Blood, Sweat, and Fed Up Queers at the Log Cabin Republican Conference
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