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By supporting LA's incumbent mayor, the labor movement may have weakened its hand.
Home childcare workers declare a victory.
Blue City Grasps for Moral Zeitgeist
A talk with hip-hop historian Jeff Chang.
The letterhead of Columbia University, where I taught for four decades, reads in full "Columbia University in the City of New York," not because there is much likelihood that anyone will wonder w
Andrew Rice covered commercial real estate development for the New York Observer from 2000 until 2002.
A bipartisan dialogue in this election year? In New York City? During the Republican convention?! We always knew those folks at The New School were a little nutty.
Hidden in a Census Bureau report on poverty released in late August is a factoid with significant political and social consequences. Poverty has moved to the suburbs.
As bad as Bush's economic record is, it would appear far worse if not for the housing bubble.
I could hardly believe it when I heard Jane Jacobs was still alive and
that she had written a new book, Dark Age Ahead, at the age of 88.
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