What Bill de Blasio can learn from Antonio Villaraigosa
In the Bloomberg era, the woes of wealthy parents eclipsed those of everyone else. Now we’re talking about what most families are up against.
The mayor-elect also named an aide as his chief of staff.
And maybe that's perfectly OK.
Before his mayoralty and after, The Nation repeatedly held La Guardia up as the model of how powerful and progressive a mayor can actually be.
A non-billionaire mayor, backed by labor with a budget of $72 billion to dispense? It’ll be worth watching.
The Nation strongly urges its readers in New York City to vote de Blasio on the Working Families Party line. It’s a way to send a message that you applaud the progressive values he embodies.
Why his campaign for NYC mayor has ignited the passion of New York’s progressives.
How the New York City Council’s Community Safety Act stands the best chance of curtailing the NYPD’s most destructive racial profiling practices.