We cannot trust the police, we cannot trust people on the subway, and Mayor Bloomberg fiddles.Read More
Looking at the online flood zone map of our neighborhood I feel calm.
Now that we know, what will the mayor do?Read More
Is the NYPD Hizzoner’s private army?Read More
Did Williamsburg’s Hasidic community have Mayor Bloomberg close a major bike lane simply because they were offended by the immodestly clothed hipsters biking through their neighborhood, as most of the press has reported? Was a topless protest the best way to respond?Read More
Performance artist or man of God? Agitator or politician? The Church of Life After Shopping’s Reverend Billy has a choir and a congregation like a preacher—does he have to be a “real” clergyman to minister to the masses?Read More
Though it sounds good just on its face, NYC Mayor Bloomberg has made the right decision by threatening to veto the proposal to add two Muslim holidays to the school calendar. And no, it’s not a pander to Jewish voters.Read More