News from the Campaign

WHY WE MARCH, WHY WE RALLY

WHY WE MARCH, WHY WE RALLY

 Columbus Day parades exist, as do St. Patrick Day parades, as a reminder of immigrant groups that were once considered "the other," apart from and not "real Americans".  Now we have those who stir up hate, for political gain, against Jews, Muslims and Asians, as well...

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Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

If you are around my age, you hated to get a chain letter in the mail when you were a kid.  There was always a bunch of nonsense and then a long list of dreadful things that had happened to people who had broken the chain.  You knew the letter was...

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Real Facts

An important message from our County Executive George Latimer A few days ago we were made aware of private flights arriving at the Westchester Airport late at night, disembarking passengers who were transferred to buses, driven to off-site destinations. Neither the...

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Honors

Saturday, the first anniversary of the death of Kamal Flowers, his family commemorated the day by organizing a picnic for kids at Lincoln Park in New Rochelle. Kamal’s brother, Henderson Clarke, brought back some legit old-timer basketball players for a full-court...

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In the News: Maher Leads Discourse on Local Issues

In the News: Maher Leads Discourse on Local Issues

Legislator Damon Maher Calls Out Local Elected Officials For Condemning Killing of George Floyd But Remaining Silent About Those Killed By Police in Westchester - by AJ Woodson, Black Westchester, May 15, 2021 "Silence is not an option - not for us as lawmakers, not...

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MLK Day reflections: The time is always ripe to do right

Having re-read and analyzed and pondered Dr. King's “Letter from the Birmingham Jail” over the past few years, I have admired it for one thing as a leading example of literary polemic, but of course it is more than just good writing with some memorable quotes...

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Disbar Giuliani

Tutti Frutti, oh Rudy!  The man has completely lost it and is no longer fit to serve as a counsel to any client, much less appear as an attorney in court.  His reference to the medieval practice of "Trial by Combat," more properly called...

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A New Year: United, We Stand

A bit late, but I want to start by wishing all of you and your families a happy and healthy 2021.  The year is off to a mixed start, to be sure, with hard-won victories in Georgia and terrible violence at the Capitol.  But we are looking forward to a new President and...

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