Samuel Gompers

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    City Votes to Close 23 Public Schools, Parents Are Not Pleased

    ​Last night, the Panel for Educational Policy voted to close or partially shutter 23 public schools, a record-setting decision that has many parents angry and upset. Nearly 2,000 angry moms and dads, joined by protesters from the Occupy movement, crowded into the Fort Greene auditorium where t ... More >>

  • 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 >>

  • News

    August 17, 2004

    Rebel Yells

    Firing up Tompkins Square's radical roots

  • Theater

    November 18, 2003

    Southern Discomforts

    Maybe the South shall rise again, but not as a result of this week's Broadway openings

  • Books

    March 14, 2000