Opinion

Former New York Assemblyman Keith Wright at a legislative budget hearing on the environment in Albany, 2015.
The county party’s decentralized power structure makes it possible.
Waterfront apartments in Williamsburg, seen from the East River.
If a lawsuit against Marin County, California succeeds in the Supreme Court, the New York policy could be vulnerable.
Yellow taxi cab
Giving cabs access to the most advanced technology would enable them to compete.
People experiencing homelessness in New York City.
NIMBYs oppose new housing and new homeless shelters, but people have to sleep somewhere.
Former New York City Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia in 1942.
The New York City Council once reflected the beliefs of the city.
Protestors taking part in the Climate Strike in New York City.
Climate Week is the perfect time to reexamine our infrastructure.
Rubén Díaz Jr. and Rubén Díaz Sr.
A decade ago, the Bronx BP killed a mall project at the Kingsbridge Armory. Now, critics say he’s too close to developers.
Pedestrians walking through Ground Zero after the collapse of the Twin Towers on September 11, 2001.
First responders aren’t the only ones still reeling from the deadly attacks.
A photo of James Zadroga and his daughter on display at a Ground Zero memorial in New York.
The struggle to get government to acknowledge the health effects of 9/11.
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