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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

New York

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

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@repjerrynadler: Copyright law should play fair and pay artists for radio play

Terrestrial radio gets a free ride and an advantage over its digital competitors. Performing artists, background musicians and other rights holders of sound recordings receive absolutely no compensation when their music is played over the air on AM/FM radio.

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The Forward’s ‘Top 50’ Jews in American Life

Here’s further proof that Australia and the USA – despite being linked by the English language and a long and deep friendship – are worlds apart in social, political and artistic cultures. 446 more words

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