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Let’s be clear: Passion is absolutely no excuse for rudeness. more
The man authorities believe mailed more than a dozen pipe bombs to political leaders and supporters who tend to paint themselves blue is reportedly a rabid fan of both the president and vice president, and seems to listen very closely to what Donald Trump has to say. more
Bernard Baruch — the New York City philanthropist to whom Baruch College in Manhattan is named for — once advised all of us to “vote for the man who promises least” because “he will be the least disappointing.” more
If the Bronx was completely representative of the rest of the country, it would be a much smaller place because nearly 10,000 people would be in prison. more
The Bronx and West Virginia don’t exactly have a lot in common, but one thing they do share similarities in is population. There are 1.5 million people in our borough, while West Virginia has just under 1.8 million. more
The moment Alessandra Biaggi was declared the Democratic primary winner for the state senate seat held by Jeffrey Klein, a question that immediately entered the thoughts of many civically minded neighbors was most certainly, “What’s going to happen with all that money?” more
Jeffrey Dinowitz eyed the people lined up outside a catering venue in Williamsbridge with a smile. more
The Democratic political establishment — both in the Bronx, and statewide — took a considerable hit last week when many of their candidates, including state Sen. Jeffrey Klein, lost bids to keep their jobs in Albany. more
When the U.S. Constitution was ratified in 1789, it provided for a number of civil liberties — many of which we still enjoy today. But where this great document really stumbled, however, was who exactly was allowed to step into the voting booth. more
A recent grand jury report in Pennsylvania singling out dozens of priests embroiled in the Catholic Church’s ongoing child abuse scandal has once again brought this painful topic to the forefront of our conversations. more
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