School's Center for New York City Affairs

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2011

    Spofford Finally Emptied Out

    Hard time for Spofford​Spofford, the plagued juvenile lock-up in the Bronx, is now — finally — empty. Last April, the city announced it would close the jail, a tough place that had the reputation of turning juvenile delinquents into hardened criminals. According to the New School's Ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2009

    Wayne Barrett Channels the Mayor

    Our illustrious colleague Wayne Barrett was at the New School's Center for New York City Affairs yesterday and, in the course of a Q&A, took on the personality of one of his great subjects, Mayor Bloomberg. "I just want to see if there is anybody in the audience who has a disability and a tape recor ... More >>

  • News

    June 21, 2005

    Gifford Has A Plan

    The speaker has cash, backers—and a low rank in polls. What gives?

  • News

    May 13, 2003

    One Million Gone?

    Is Bloomberg Sitting Tight While Housing Destabilizes?