The New York State Republican Party put out its post-election memo over the weekend and -- after blaming President Obama for the ills of the world (and the NYS GOP) -- Chairman Ed Cox echoed what political experts have been saying since Tuesday (and we've been saying for the last five years): Republ ... More >>
Grace Lee Boggs, the 96-year-old political activist from Detroit, will be speaking at the New School tonight. The Voice had the chance to interview Boggs on Friday and will be posting our interview next week. Though confined to a wheelchair, the nonagenarian activist keeps up a busy work and travel ... More >>
Remember a few weeks ago, when it looked like New York's April 24 primary might actually matter?
Well, even though the G.O.P. presidential candidate has yet to be definitively decided, national stats suggest that Mitt Romney has a very healthy lead, with 658 delegates compared to Rick Santorum's ... More >>
The wheel of fortune has spun once again, and the GOP Next President of the United States of the Week is now Rick Santorum.
Mind you, no one thinks Santorum will actually be the nominee. He's just running third in some optimistic polls -- of the Iowa caucuses, which is no bellwether. Yet all the wo ... More >>
In numerous tweets blasting Village Voice Media, Ashton Kutcher never once mentioned shelter and counseling for underage prostitutes.
Our cover story this week on human trafficking exposed the scare statistics that Kutcher and wife, Demi Moore, flog to hype their pitch. Their numbers are bo ... More >>
Alvin M. Greene hopes to serve in the United States Senate. He is on his way, having won the Democratic primary, despite spending almost no money campaigning. "I'm a true American," he tells the New York Times this weekend. By the paper's own estimation, the interview provides "a glimpse into ... More >>
The disgraced former governor of Illinois, Rod Blagojevich, is a monumental dumbass. Not that you didn't already understand this from his appearance on NBC's reality television trainwreck I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!, but yeah, this guy had his phone wiretapped by the FBI, and -- as Vanit ... More >>
Much has been made already about the New York Times front page scoop alleging that United States Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal has repeatedly mischaracterized his service in Vietnam. It came out that the story was fed to the press by Blumenthal's opponent in Connecticut, Linda McMahon, ... More >>
Linda McMahon, friend of the New York Times.Long story short, in case you haven't already heard: a race for a Connecticut Senate race just got incredibly dirty when the New York Times broke a story Sunday night exposing Connecticut's sitting Attorney General and now Senate would-be Richard Bl ... More >>
And now there are 8 ads weirder than Carly Fiorina's "Demon Sheep."
"No-one knows from whence it came," according to the voice over for Fred Davis' latest shot at viral glory (video after the jump), but the giant floating head of Barbara Boxer (who is referred to here as "it" by the narrato ... More >>