Opinion

NYC Council Member Mark Levine speaks at a press conference with taxi drivers on the steps of NY City Hall calling for debt forgiveness for their medallions, July 11.
The city does have a role in helping to facilitate private-sector action.
Tiffany Cabán campaigning on the day of the Queens District Attorney primary.
The Working Families Party doesn’t function like a normal third party, and that’s a good thing.
Tracy Morgan as Tray Barke in "The Last O.G."
The show you’ve never seen nails it on Brooklyn, race and real estate.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo smiles and waves in the 2015 New York City Pride.
Gay rights advocates turned a 2009 loss in New York into a victory.
Brownstones in New York City's Greenwich Village area.
Democratic candidates have begun proposing housing affordability plans. Here’s what they get right, get wrong, and can’t do.
Women are perfectly capable of understanding and consenting to pregnancy in all its forms, writes Lindsay Beyerstein.
Women should have the freedom to be surrogates, with protection from exploitation.
Queens Borough President and Queens District Attorney candidate Melinda Katz.
Activists are targeting Assembly Democrats and hoping for a district attorney upset.
Staten Island Ferry passing in front of the Statue of Liberty
The borough is having a moment – culturally, economically and politically.
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