Reading Time: 5 minutes Students are wondering how New York could afford to give billions of dollars to Amazon when their schools are literally falling apart.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A lawsuit challenging the state’s electoral practices, which plaintiffs argue allowed for large-scale voter disenfranchisement, has been allowed to proceed in federal court.
Reading Time: 9 minutes What do you do when you don’t trust the state or federal government to protect your community from a powerful industry that you believe threatens your health, your quality of life, and your financial future? One option: Make what the industry does a crime. Here, we look at one small community that is taking a stand—and hoping a symbolic step becomes a catalyst for bigger things.
Reading Time: 1 minute WhoWhatWhy’s Lori Harfenist takes her camera to Times Square. And find that it isn’t what it was (once) cracked up to be. Unless you’re a Smurf.