Lawmakers can’t pursue strategies that dilute effective reforms and fail to get at the root causes of violence through short-sighted legislative roll-backs.
Despite the challenges of the pandemic, the school across from City Hall in Lower Manhattan won the 18th annual national College Fed Challenge and enrolled its largest incoming class of first-year students.
Show Up, Turn Out, launched a campaign to encourage Black New Yorkers to vote in the election and the result they say was a big bump in voter turnout.
Tenants, immigrants and consumers are the focus in a package of proposals Legal Aid has sent Albany as the latest legislative session kicked off.
Supporters and opponents of bail reform in dueling press conferences point to a year worth of data released by the state to support their arguments.