Opinion

The argument for subminimum wage laws has evaporated. Now it’s time for political leaders to catch up.
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Students doing crafts at a pre-k center in Flushing Meadows
With uncertain times because of COVID-19, music, art and theater can help students make sense of this ambiguity and invites them to explore new knowledge.
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Demonstrators call for cuts in funding for the New York City Police Department during a protest in Manhattan, June 5, 2021.
Advocates seeking to reform the New York City Police Department need to consider how it is funded and its institutional composition.
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Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, the presumptive next mayor of New York City.
It’s up to nonprofit agencies and the membership organizations that represent them to tell the next mayor and members of the City Council what they need – and soon.
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Leadership training.
The importance of making structural changes in organizations to support new leaders of color.
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Money being handed under the table.
How New York City can eliminate fraud and self dealing practices in the nonprofit sector.
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New leadership.
According to 15 people running nonprofit organizations, new leaders need to be allies with the ability to listen to those they’re serving.
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The entrance to Rikers Island.
Lessons from a successful criminal justice reform campaign.
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A difficult conversation being had.
The more people talk about abortions, the less stigmatized they can become.
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"Nonprofits asking for interns to work without pay is not just unfair, it actually has racist undertones," writes Angelique Molina.
Nonprofits may find themselves contributing to inequity and the racial wealth gap when they don’t pay interns.
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