Opinion

“We can’t breathe” is an accurate representation of what it means to be Black in the United States in 2020 more broadly.
Here’s what needs to happen to end COVID-19 racial disparities.
Some policymakers have advocated reinstating the stock transfer tax that has been dormant for almost 40 years.
It could drive business out of New York and won’t live up to revenue projections.
New York has to adapt to changing circumstances in order to avoid becoming a "ghost town."
New York City should come up with a plan for adaptive reuse and regeneration.
Attorney General Bill Barr on September 21.
The case for impeaching the U.S. attorney general, who has undermined the rule of law in New York.
The Belleclaire Hotel on the Upper West Side.
Affluent neighborhoods should help solve homelessness.
Stuyvesant High School
For the next school year, follow the science on who is most likely to spread COVID-19 and where.
People participate in a protest calling on New York to cancel rent outside of a New York Civil Court in Brooklyn on Tuesday, July 7th.
To protect Black lives, extend the halt on all evictions.
How can the private sector help NYC schools?
Sharing facilities and expertise could help students weather the pandemic.
Damages caused by Hurricane Sandy.
The effort faces objections, but it may be the best way to hold back storm surges.
The governor doesn’t want to raise taxes on the rich to protect public higher education.
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