Category : New York

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

The Disease that Binds Us

If a tree falls in the forest, but you don’t hear it, does it make a sound? Even better, do you know that there are trees in the forest? Do you know that sometimes a tree falls? Do you have to hear it make a sound for you to understand how it sound...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Jeremy Kappell and the Pathology of Racism?

George Payne Op-ed by George Payne, At the risk of feeding into a story that has probably received too much attention already, I feel compelled to make a point about the firing of meteorologist Jeremy Kappell. For those readers who are unfamilia...

Northeast / New York - 1 week ago

Community Calendar

Friday, February 8th Live from Lincoln Center presents Pipeline PBS, 9pm. Dominique Morisseau’s riveting and critically acclaimed play follows Nya, an inner-city teacher desperate to save her son after he gets in trouble at school and is at risk of...

Northeast / New York - 3 weeks ago

Tennis Superstar Whitewashed

A Naomi Osaka anime character appeared in a Nissin ad. (Nissin/Getty Images) Tennis superstar Naomi Osaka’s sponsor was forced to apologize Tuesday after an advertisement appeared to show the 21-year-old champion with pale skin. Osaka, who is set...

Northeast / New York - 3 weeks ago

Sweeping Gun Bills Pass State Legislature

New York lawmakers approved six new gun bills including efforts to ban bump stocks, extend the waiting period for gun buyers who fail instant background checks, and prohibit teachers from arming themselves in schools. The measures coming Six years...