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Me, A Community Activist?

In the rain, Rory and I hiked over to our nearby Community Free Democrats meeting for the group’s endorsements and learned a lot about our local candidates and the folks who support them.(tweetcs.com) 328 more words

Retirement In New York

The Donald Chronicles, #31 – Feb. 27, 2017

**Incipient fascism**

*”Swirling paranoia” is how Mika B. described the atmosphere in the White House as regards leaks, on today’s (2-27-17) Morning Joe show. The WH Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, ordered all members of his staff to hand over their phones to be examined! 1,119 more words

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Where's Faso? Or, What if They Held a Town Hall and the Congressman Didn't Show Up?

I vote in New York City, in the 10th Congressional district (“the fighting 10th,” as Colbert would have said in his Report days), which is represented by the brilliant, progressive Democrat… 326 more words


NY Lawmaker: Getting Rid Of Obamacare 'A Death Sentence'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Members of New York’s congressional delegation held a rally Saturday at Gouverneur Hospital in Manhattan to implore House Republicans not to scrap Obamacare. 293 more words


Gerrymandering for Gerry

“Nobody cares? It may be the least Democratic thing we do—after depriving people the right to vote.”

We were having drinks with one of New York’s true polymaths: John Katzman, the founder of The Princeton Review and the equally revolutionary online education company 2U, when he brought up a topic that made our eyes glaze over—gerrymandering. 593 more words

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Of Primary Importance

Jerry Nadler, my progressive, courageous, hard-working Congressman (New York’s 10th district, which includes large swaths of Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn) is facing an unusual opponent in today’s Democratic primary. 426 more words