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Vampire Squids and the Mayors Who Love Them

Alicia Glen is in hot water again. The deputy mayor for housing and economic development, whose Goldman Sachs background often shines through in her public statements, is back in the news for calling city councilmembers “extremely confused and ill-informed and … Continue reading

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Meet the Puerto Ricans Who Fled to New York After Maria

“For you, this is a minor setback,” the worker at the Hurricane Service Center in East Harlem said to me, as a Puerto Rican woman with her child and husband sat nearby. “But for others, it’s their lives.” The Hurricane Service Center … Continue reading

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