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New York Mayor Accused of Illegal Emigration — Is Trump Targeting his Critics?

July 11, 2018

Accusation raises serious questions about the accusers...

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World Landmarks Literally Lighting up in Defiance of Trump’s Withdrawal from Climate Agreement

June 2, 2017

The World Lights Up Green To Battle Climate Change It began in Paris, where the landmark climate agreement between nations was first forged and signed. As the global community learned that President Donald Trump decided to withdraw the United States…

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White Bigotry Costs NYC $5.9 Million For Wrongful Death Suit

July 15, 2015

Almost a year ago today, on July 17, 2014, Eric Garner lost his life while being arrested for the crime of selling “loosies,” as single cigarettes are called. These cigarettes sold for about 75¢ a piece on Staten Island, where…

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Is Mayor De Blasio Taking Anti-Smoking Laws One Step Too Far? (VIDEO)

July 5, 2015

In his classic “No Cure for Cancer” stand up routine, Denis Leary rants about how relentless non-smokers are in imposing their will on smokers, a cloud of smoke wafting above him as he furiously puffs away on cigarette after cigarette…

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NYC Schools: No More Pencils, No More Books

June 5, 2015

In my first year teaching in the New York City school system, I became well acquainted with one of the most energetic women I have ever met, a Mexican-American elevator operator who operated our school’s antiquated hand-crank lift. She worked…

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