Hispanic Federation

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Bloomberg's Flock of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Are Probably Coming to Eat Us

    Over the weekend, Mayor Bloomberg quite generously donated $350 million to Johns Hopkins University, bringing his total contributions to his alma mater to a whopping $1.1 billion. The Times has the exclusive story of Bloomberg's philanthropic track record, including fun mayoral trivia (he's 70! he c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Pump the Brakes! This is About Health, Not Attacking or Supporting Soda Sizes

    There's plenty of shit to dislike as well as like about the two parties involved in the lawsuit over the soda-size restriction set to go into effect in March. In the eyes of many New Yorkers, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has come off as an obsessive control-freak during his three terms as mayor. So, whe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2011

    Today in El Diario: So Long, Cathie Black

    ​ Community Happy that Cathie Black Gets the Boot Leaders of the immigrant community hope that Dennis Walcott, the new schools chancellor, will serve Latinos and immigrants better than the previous chancellor, Cathie Black, according to the Spanish-language daily.  Mayor Michael Bloomberg a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Pedro Espada Does His Part to Get Andrew Cuomo Elected Governor

    ​Pedro Espada's mad-hat denunciations of Andrew Cuomo as "the prince of darkness" are made-to-order commercials for the Cuomo gubernatorial campaign. In a year when anti-incumbent and anti-Albany feelings poll so high, Espada's very personal outrage at Cuomo over the lawsuit that the Attorne ... More >>

  • News

    June 8, 2004

    N.Y.'s Power Couple

    Reverend Al Sharpton and Rupert Murdoch join forces to fight television technology

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    April 20, 2004

    Meals and Deals

    Hail to the county leader

  • News

    August 13, 2002

    Just Say Maybe?

    Politicians Posture but Rockefeller Reforms Still Elusive