For years, Muslim New Yorkers have been spied on, not heard; now they’re finding their political voice.
As young community leaders take office and a progressive power base grows, machine politics is losing its grip on the Big Apple.
Shady magnates and corrupt politicians from all over the globe are stashing their ill-gotten wealth in luxurious Manhattan apartments.
Katrina vanden Heuvel, Joan Walsh and Zerlina Maxwell sat down with de Blasio to discuss universal pre-K, the Working Families Party convention and the role of mayors.
The demise of the New York Public Library’s Central Library Plan is the end of a Bloomberg-era castle in the sky.
The bad news? The forces of opposition may be just as strong as he is.
With liberal hopes dashed in Washington, political energy is gathering in cities, where social change is actually possible.
The case for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan does not actually require copious amounts of data on long-term educational outcomes.
New York City’s new public advocate on homeless children, the former mayor and her office’s shrunken budget.
The powerful right-wing lobby doesn’t represent most American Jews, and it’s no longer the only game in town.