A wind farm in upstate New York.
The state just passed its most ambitious climate targets yet, but history suggests they won’t be easy to hit.
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Queens District Attorney candidate Tiffany Caban speaks with civil rights activist Tamika Mallory, following a press conference calling for an investigation into the false conviction of the Central Park Five.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
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Tiffany Cabán at her petitioning kickoff.
Aren’t political machines supposed to deliver votes?
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Could candidates endorse each other for second place? It happened in San Francisco.
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The Stonewall Inn, site of the 1969 riots.
A timeline of key developments over the past 50 years.
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People celebrate the legalization of same-sex marriage in New York outside of Stonewall Inn in Manhattan, where the gay rights movement is considered to have started in 1969.
The threats. The fights. The sacrifices. The behind-the-scenes story of the landmark 2011 law.
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Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins passes legislation to protect New Yorkers against toxic materials.
Rounding up the week’s political news
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Hands rolling a joint
Negotiations stalled over the weekend, but there are back-up bills
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John Stewart attending a dedication ceremony for the new memorial glade at ground zero, for those who became sick or died after responding to the 9/11 attacks, in May.
Rounding up the week’s political news.
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New York City Hall
Here’s what will be on New York City ballots this fall.
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