Subject:

Bella Abzug

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2012

    More "Musto Appreciation Day" Photos, This Time By Gustavo Monroy

    Here are yet more photos from the Onegin restaurant Gay Pride event on Monday whereby Borough Prez Scott M. Stringer--who happens to be a cousin of the late political legend Bella Abzug--bestowed me with my own Appreciation Day proclamation.

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Women's Lib The Big Loser in King-Riggs Match, Says...a Guy

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 27, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 39 You've come a long way, Bobby by Joe Flaherty Not since the ghastly revelation that Bella Abzug employs a housekeeper has the women's movement suffered such a dark day as September 20, the date of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    Nixon Wins, But Nat Hentoff Has a Beef with Ed Koch

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. November 16, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 46 Next year in Fear City by Nat Hentoff This was going to be the first of a non-consecutive series of probes into the reasons for and the consequences of the Nixon victory, with particular emphasis on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    Jill Johnston: 'A Woman Like Bella'

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 19, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 42 'A woman like Bella' by Jill Johnston NOTES: note 1. I quote hentoff quoting frederic morton: "Of course, I agreed with my callers she should never have run against Bill. Of course Teddy Kennedy shou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2011

    Frederic Morton: How I Voted Bella

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. October 5, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 40 How I voted Bella by Frederic Morton A two months' absence from New York makes you feel, returning, like a virgin again. Again everything shocks. The litter on Broadway, the sooty moist fog rated "Acc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    Jack Newfield: Why I'm Not for Bella

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 28, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 39 Why I'm Not for Bella by Jack Newfield We have all gone through some pain with the death of Bill Ryan, and the bitter succession fight over his seat. I was called at home by a supporter of Bella Ab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2011

    Bill Ryan Wins Primary, Then Dies. Whither Bella?

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 21, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 38 Who'll be the nominee? by Phil Tracy Death is a singularly unsentimental occurrence, especially when it's mixed with the passing of power. So they waked Bill Ryan Monday night and after paying the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Robert Redford's Mealy-Mouthed Reluctant Virgin of a Politician in "The Candidate"

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 3, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 31 films in focus By Andrew Sarris Cinema, like politics, makes strange bedfellows. "THE CANDIDATE," for example. (I couldn't.) It so happens that I find myself more in critical harmony with Bella Abzug's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    The Battle of Bella Abzug & Bill Ryan

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 8, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 23 The battle of Bella & Bill By Phil Tracy With Ryan it's the older men. They come up to him and say thins like "I hope you beat that dame," "You gotta clobber that broad," "Good luck Bill! I hope you bea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Bella Abzug and Predatory Politics: Nat Hentoff

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 30, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 13 Giving politics back its bad name By Nat Hentoff Bella Abzug instructs us that by running against Bill Ryan, she is giving voters in the new 20th C.D. a chance to choose "the greater of two goods." I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2010

    "Ho-Ho-Homosexual!" The First Gay Pride March, One Year After Stonewall

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. July 2, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 27 A Happy Birthday For Gay Liberation By Jonathan Black They stretched in a line, from Gimbels to Times Square, thousands and thousands and thousands, chanting, waving, screaming -- the outrageous and the ou ... More >>

  • Art

    March 4, 2009

    Lutz Bacher Gets Damaged

    A veteran provocateur brings a punk aesthetic to her survey exhibition at P.S.1

  • Columns

    October 15, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 13, 2007
  • Film

    July 3, 2007

    Defending Manhattan

    Woody's valentine to our fair city should finally be embraced for what it is: fantasy

  • News

    September 12, 2006

    Mark Green Exits, Stage Left

    Sifting through the broken dreams of a great candidate who failed to connect with New York's most powerful constituency: liberal Democratic voters

  • News

    January 24, 2006

    State of the Union Not Looking So Stately

    Big Bush speech creates campaign atmosphere in D.C.

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Tales of the City

    The 'Voice' bags the bad guys

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    'Voice' on Literature

    Reviews of the last 50 years

  • News

    September 4, 2001

    Green for Mayor

    Public Advocate Is the Best Choice

  • News

    April 24, 2001

    The ‘Times’ of Their Time

    Are Max and Abe Still Spinning?

  • News

    November 30, 1999

    No Fems Allowed in the Fight Club

    What Hillary Can Learn From Ruth's 1997 Campaign Against Rudy

  • News

    July 13, 1999

    Hillary's Big Problem

    No Woman Has Ever Won Higher Office in New York State

  • Specials

    February 23, 1999
  • News

    February 9, 1999

    Life After Duane

    Four Candidates Vie for 'the Gay Seat'

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