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New York City Council Member Vanessa Gibson.
Female insurgents have the potential to completely reshape the foundation of the borough’s politics.
Road under the subway in the Bronx.
In the borough’s darkest days, these 9 people put their neighbors before themselves.
Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on June 23, 2020.
The borough’s most influential political leaders.
The Bronx and Manhattan skylines.
The most influential unelecteds in the borough.
Chi Ossé, a 22-year-old activist running for the New York City Council in District 36.
New York City’s marches and protests against police brutality invigorated the 22-year-old candidate.

OPINION

Buildings overlooking Battery Park in the Financial District of Manhattan.
Upzone commercial areas to allow more housing in them.
Mandatory inclusionary housing should be applied to rich neighborhoods.
To protect Black lives, extend the halt on all evictions.
Trump and McConnell lay the groundwork to force New York to open up too early.

POLITICS

People line up to enter the Kosciuszko Pool in the Bedford-Stuyvesant on July 27, 2020.
New York is slowly recovering. Here’s a look at key figures in the state.
Female insurgents have the potential to completely reshape the foundation of the borough’s politics.
Democrats’ last female VP pick was from Queens and she gets a bad rap from political insiders.

Policy

New York State Attorney General Letitia on August 6th taking questions after announcing that New York State will sue the NRA. after announcing
Charity law experts say the allegations are bad enough to pursue dissolution, but that’s an unlikely outcome.
Organizations are unsure whether the city will reimburse them for costs they were promised would be covered.
Reach is limited by its focus on small businesses, landlords and nonprofits who haven’t received federal support.
Arrests by plainclothes officers in unmarked vehicles are common in communities of color, advocates and legislators say.

PERSONALITY

The Bronx and Manhattan skylines.
The most influential unelecteds in the borough.
This year’s AOC on how he beat Eliot Engel, his top policy priorities and how to pay for them.
A new HBO documentary follows three GOP House members fighting money in politics.
When New York’s leaders were paralyzed, the public advocate made his voice heard around the world.

POWER LIST

MAGAZINE

Sochie Nnaemeka
The next generation of rising stars in state politics.
NYPD officer unions taught the NYC mayor a lesson in 2014. He hasn’t forgotten it.
Sochie Nnaemeka brings an activist edge at the most perilous moment for the Working Families Party.

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