Category Archives: New York

Prominent Lawyer Will Plead Guilty to Impeding the I.R.S.

Really unfortunate news. Stanley Cohen is a very important figure in the NY Left. Continue reading

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Rebel Diaz Arts Collective Finds New Home

A group of South Bronx artists say they’re rising from the ashes after being evicted from their community center in February, as the Rebel Diaz Arts Collective has found a temporary new home. NY1’s Erin Clarke filed the following report. Continue reading

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New York mayor’s disregard for kids forces strike

Students, with no bus available, take taxis. Mark Lennihan/AP

Students, with no bus available, take taxis. Mark Lennihan/AP

by: Mark Gruenberg

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s threat to kids’ safety while riding school buses – by putting the school bus driving company contract up for the cheapest bidder – forced some 8,000 drivers, mechanics and school bus matrons to strike on Jan. 16.  Continue reading

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