Norman Steisel

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    NYPD Hits Bike Riders With 1,400 Tickets in Two Weeks

    ​The first two weeks of the year saw the New York Police Department crack down on wild bike riders, delivering "an all-time high" amount of tickets for offenses like "going the wrong way, running lights, making illegal turns and riding on the sidewalk," according to a report in today's New Yor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Bike Wars: Angry Fascist Motorists Strike Back

    ​Discord is brewing in the streets of New York. Or so the New York Times would have you believe, with its piece today on the latest urban conflict that plagues the people of our fair city: bike lanes. Last week, cyclists on Staten Island were mourning the loss of a local bike lane, which they ... More >>

  • News

    January 3, 2006

    The Outsider Comes In

    The party bosses choose a former activist as Council Speaker

  • News

    September 18, 2001

    The Emperor’s New Praise

    Rudy Pushes Right Buttons, Wrong Candidate