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The New York City mayoral candidate talks labor issues, climate change, the NYPD and the legacy of A-Rod.
For the first time in years, class politics are creeping back onto the New York campaign trail.
His candidacy is an opportunity for New Yorkers to reimagine their city in boldly progressive ways.
The citizens of one of our largest cities are being shut out of the decisions that will affect their future.
New York City mayoral candidate Christine Quinn says Anthony Weiner’s sexual behavior inspires disgust. In another era, hers would have too.
In Richmond, California, home prices plummeted 58 percent since their peak. Now the city is trying out a new way to help homeowners refinance—and halt the slide into foreclosure.
If cab drivers in Chicago win their lawsuit to become employees of the city, their jobs will become a lot less terrible.
A resurgent protest culture fights back against Rahm Emanuel’s austerity agenda.
Last week, eight candidates in New York City's upcoming mayoral election spoke on issues of policing and criminal justice at a forum co-sponsored by The Nation.
Google eats the world.
- New ACLU Cellphone App Automatically Preserves Video of Police Encounters
- 6 Scholars Who Are ‘Reimagining Black Politics’
- 6 Degrees of Separation Between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton
- ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Deserves Its Award for Courage in Free Expression. Here’s Why.
- Defend Charlie Hebdo’s Publishing Disgusting Cartoons About Muslims? Yes. Give Them an Award for It? No.