Author Archive

Kate Albright-Hanna

is a former presidential campaign staffer for Barack Obama and a documentary filmmaker.

New York City

Opinion

Leave de Blasio alone

Why does the New York political press seem to hate New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and hold him to a different standard than his predecessor rivals? Maybe it’s because they got used to covering a billionaire mayor who could buy love, writes journalist Kate Albright-Hanna.

New York City

Opinion

De Blasio should run for president

The press mocks the idea of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio running for president, but de Blasio’s impressive record of real achievements for working-class New Yorkers means he should run, writes former Obama campaign staffer Kate Albright-Hanna.

Michael Bloomberg

Opinion

Why Michael Bloomberg should(n't) run

Based on his time at City Hall, would he actually be a good president?

Michael Bloomberg

Opinion

Bloomberg killed New York City’s soul

The mogul’s corporate ideology gutted the city and would do the same to the country.

New York State

Opinion

New York, we need to sacrifice Schumer

Democrats need a more aggressive leader than Sen. Charles Schumer.