Commentary

New York City apartment buildings.
Proposed stricter rent regulations would reduce the supply of housing available to newcomers.
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Legalization advocates should make the affirmative case for legal access to marijuana and how that will enhance the lives of New Yorkers.
The affirmative case for the freedom to experiment with a relatively benign drug.
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Yonkers' City Hall.
Power brokers extended the limit to three terms.
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New York state is much more likely than congressional Democrats to beat Trump in court.
The state is much more likely than congressional Democrats to beat Trump in court.
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A Brooklyn public school.
The vast majority don’t go to specialized high schools. Here’s how the city can boost the rest.
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Brownstones near Prospect Park.
Renters are already overburdened and their incomes are stagnant.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
His record as mayor doesn’t have a policy theme: It’s just a mishmash.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.
He has an impressive record of achievement for working class New Yorkers
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A natural gas pipeline.
Making heat from dirty electricity instead of gas benefits no one.
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An MTA train conductor watches the platform as a train leaves the station.
A misguided bill would prevent subways from using automation to save money and improve service.
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