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Federico di Pasqua Sep 21

Good riddance to Confederate generals & other undeserving honorees from the past. Here’s a guide to local monuments that honor heroes we can admire. Google Map included …

#KnowYourDA: A Voters Guide to the Brooklyn DA Race

Five Borough Defenders Sep 11

Five Borough Defenders (5BD) — a group of civil rights attornies and public defenders that promote the alleviation systemic injustices within the criminal legal system — has put out this helpful voters guide to the Brooklyn District Attorney race. We thought we’d share it with you ahead of the Democratic primary on Tuesday, Sept. 12.

Khader El-Yateem, Man Vs. Machine

Peter Rugh Aug 19

Palestinian-born democratic socialist Khader El-Yateem wants to be the first Arab American elected to City Council. There’s just one problem: the entirety of the Democratic establishment stands in his way.