Interviews & Profiles

2021 Mayoral hopeful Dianne Morales.
The Afro-Latina nonprofit CEO will be a first-time candidate in 2021.
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State Sen. Michael Gianaris was a "liberal regular." Then Queens transformed around him.
Or is Joe Crowley’s old pal just along for the ride?
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Former New York City Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito at the Puerto Rican Day Parade in 2014.
The former New York City Council speaker talks about the island’s recent uprising and why she’ll never be silenced.
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Former Chief Judge of New York State Jonathan Lippman delivers his State of the Judiciary address in Albany, 2015.
The former chief judge thinks there is a broad consensus on replacing the facility with borough-based jails.
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John Raskin, co-founder and outgoing executive director of the Riders Alliance.
The transit advocate talks leaving the grassroots group, successful campaigns and the challenges ahead.
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A Black Lives Matter protest in New York City.
The Rolling Stone journalist says NYPD rules and gentrification led to tragedy.
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New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer.
The 59-year-old comptroller wants you to know he’s woke AF.
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State Sen. Simcha Felder.
The controversial state senator on what it was like to be frozen out.
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For incoming-state Republican Chairman Nick Langworthy best represents today’s Trumpist New York Republicans, but how will he help the GOP win more elections in an overwhelmingly Democratic state?
Nick Langworthy got what he wanted. Now what will he do with the Republican Party?
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Demonstrators gathered at the Supreme Court as justices finish the term with key decisions on gerrymandering and a census case involving an attempt by the Trump administration to ask everyone about their citizenship status in the 2020 census, on Capitol H
The New York Immigration Coalition’s Steve Choi says “the clock is ticking” on citizenship question.
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