Opinion: One crime question mayoral candidates still need to answer
In debate after debate, the question never gets asked, “what will you do to root out sexual assault and street harassment as part of rebuilding New York and creating a world class city?”
Opinion: The DA Candidate Women Should Support
Gender-based violence — and a once-in-a-generation chance to finally approach it with the seriousness it deserves — are on the ballot this month. Manhattan Democrats can elect a district attorney who will put this crime first and transform our response to it.
Opinion: NY’s high court needs Madeline Singas, ‘champion for the most vulnerable’
This week, the New York state Senate will consider the nomination of Madeline Singas to the Court of Appeals. Her confirmation deserves enthusiastic support from every senator who wants a more equitable and inclusive justice system. As Nassau County District Attorney, Singas has been a consistent champion for the most vulnerable and marginalized members of our community. She embodies New York’s progressive values at their best.
Women shoot to top of New York mayor's race
Wiley on Sunday won the endorsement of the National Organization for Women’s New York City chapter. “After 109 consecutive male mayors over 356 years, it’s time for a woman to lead. Let’s make history,” said Sonia Ossorio, the organization’s executive director.