Post Tagged with: "NYC"

Is The NYPD The ‘Biggest Gang’ In New York? (VIDEO)

Is The NYPD The ‘Biggest Gang’ In New York? (VIDEO)

Kasiem Walters, spokesperson for Communities For Police Reform (CPR) and the first subject in a series of recent videos promoting reform of New York’s Stop & Frisk Policy, knows a thing or two about gang activity. After all, the eighteen-year-old Brooklyn native has been stopped and frisked by the NYPD more […]

Read more ›

Stop & Frisk Reform Vetoed By NYC Mayor Bloomberg (VIDEO)

Stop & Frisk Reform Vetoed By NYC Mayor Bloomberg (VIDEO)

Yesterday, Mayor Bloomberg vetoed two important measures meant to curtail the city’s controversial Stop & Frisk Law.

Read more ›

NYC Pride Parade Bursting At The Seams With Joy

NYC Pride Parade Bursting At The Seams With Joy

This years NYC Pride Parade was a little bit more joyful, the participants with a little more to celebrate, as this is the first year of full equality.

Read more ›

Exclusive: Special Needs Kids Being Taught That Child Labor Isn’t So Bad After All (IMAGES)

Exclusive: Special Needs Kids Being Taught That Child Labor Isn’t So Bad After All (IMAGES)

Is this REALLY what we want our children to be taught? That cheap goods are worth trapping children in other countries in a vicious cycle of poverty because we benefit from it?

Read more ›

Mayor Bloomberg: It’s OK If The Police Use Drones To Spy On You, You’ll ‘Get Used To It’

Get used to it.

The King of New York wants you to stop whining about his police state and just ‘get used to it.’

Read more ›

61 Memorable Quotes (And Tweets!) From Late New York Mayor Ed Koch

The inimitable Ed Koch; @ The Washington Post

Not only do we have the words that Mayor Koch quipped while in office, but ‘Hizzoner’ was also a fairly prolific tweeter.

Read more ›

Occupy Sandy Helped Us Fight Crime After Storm, Says NYPD Source

From Occupy Sandy's Twitter

While they may not wear capes, Occupy Sandy volunteers battled crime in Brooklyn’s largest housing project after the storm.

Read more ›

Bloomberg Praises ‘Occupy Sandy,’ Then Sends Police To Shut It Down (VIDEO)

Bloomberg Praises ‘Occupy Sandy,’ Then Sends Police To Shut It Down (VIDEO)

After stumbling upon an Occupy Sandy hub, Mayor Bloomberg praises the group, and then rolls out an eviction effort.

Read more ›

The Maid Who Toppled The Mighty: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Settles Sex Case

The Maid Who Toppled The Mighty: Dominique Strauss-Kahn Settles Sex Case

It was a story that riveted the world, one that read like a tawdry French novel about a high-powered, charismatic politician and a supposedly seductive, but illiterate, maid.

Read more ›

NYC Fast-Food Workers Walk Out, Demand Right To Unionize, Higher Wages

Photo from TeamsterNation.blogspot.com.

Despite low wages, difficult schedules, no benefits, verbal abuse, and increasing corporate profits, the fast food industry is nearly union-free. That may change.

Read more ›

Surprise Endorsement: In Wake Of Storm, NYC Mayor Bloomberg Backs President Obama

Surprise Endorsement: In Wake Of Storm, NYC Mayor Bloomberg Backs President Obama

Mike Bloomberg says Obama has the values needed to guide America, while Romney puts electoral politics before facts.

Read more ›

Bloomberg Dismisses NAACP, ‘Life Isn’t Always Fair’ (VIDEO)

Bloomberg Dismisses NAACP, ‘Life Isn’t Always Fair’ (VIDEO)

Mayor Bloomberg responds offensively to an NAACP complaint about public schools.

Read more ›
x
Click "Like" to get the latest updates