Category : Politics

World / Politics - 1 month ago

Could These Evangelical Democrats Change the Party?

*/ ]]> When Hillary Scholten decided to leave her job as a civil rights attorney to run for Congress, there was no question what her party affiliation would be. She had been a policy adviser in Barack Obama’s Department of Justice, quit in protest o...

World / Politics - 1 month ago

Stop complaining about NYC outdoor dining setups

July 31, 2020 | three:22pm It’s a sultry, steamy night time at Italian restaurant Lusardi’s on the Upper East Aspect. Twelve-wheel tractor-trailers barrel down Second Avenue, separated from us by a mere 18-inch-thick picket planter. Bicycles...