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With all the discussion of “opening up,” turning the corner and flattening the curve, it is time to start thinking about our future. more
As we all know, we need a healthy postal service for basic services like letters, packages and delivery of medications. But we also need it for the big picture issues vital to our democracy. A reliable census and the integrity of vote-by-mail, which in this time of crisis, must be vastly expanded. And it will be impossible without a robust, reliable U.S. Postal Service. more
Not long ago, two community organizations active in the Northwest Bronx — Bronx Climate Justice North and North Bronx Racial Justice — took the unusual step of officially endorsing Jamaal Bowman for Congress. more
I’m 17 years old, and a first-generation Senegalese American. As a rising sophomore, I knew I wanted to do something with my summer. An internship and other summer programs would be difficult to secure because I had only finished my first year of high school. So I applied to the only option I knew about: New York City’s Summer Youth Employment Program. more
On my drive to work, I focus to keep my eyes on the road. I turn away from the rolling fields of sagebrush and grazing cows that end in an eruption of the snow-capped Wind River mountains in western Wyoming. One can feel the raw power of the land reverberating for miles, only a few homes dotting the landscape. more
June Eisland. Rosemary Ginty. And, depending on how the vote goes next month, Laura Spalter. more
In January, I gave a talk at the Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture — “Yemen: Holding Faith Amidst Despair.” I spoke about the world’s largest humanitarian crisis, and roughly 20 society members wrote to their congressman, U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel, in most cases, asking for this help. more
As the singular representative of the tens of thousands of co-op and condo residents in Riverdale, Fieldston, Marble Hill, Pelham and throughout the Bronx, the Association of Riverdale Cooperatives & Condominiums is deeply grateful to U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel for his quick response to our concern, and his support in this matter. more
Is “social distancing” the right term? more
Read your front page story about a neighborhood pizza place. more
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