Tag Archives: Opinion

Gale Force
Fuerza de vendaval

Just over a year ago, Maryann Keleher Gale and her two kids, Samantha and Liam, moved into an apartment overlooking 187th Street and Fort Washington Avenue in Washington Heights.
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A Parade of Empty Promises
Un desfile de promesas vacías

After nearly a year and a half enduring an unprecedented health and economic crisis, it has come to this.
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Rebel at Rest
Rebelde en reposo 

A new sculpture depicting Margaret Corbin has been unveiled on the upper plaza of David Rockefeller Linden Terrace in Fort Tryon Park.
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Power Plays
Obras de poder

Stained-glass and guacamole? The unlikely combination is happening at Tacos Locos Deli, located at 147 Post Avenue, where an art project highlighting the role small businesses play in creating a sense of community is being displayed.
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Federal Food Aid
Ayuda alimentaria federal

Get it while it’s hot. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is serving up $28.6 billion in direct relief to restaurants and food establishments...
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The Question of “Best” Men
Sobre los “mejores” hombres

Gillette recently released an ad campaign that has ignited public discourse, including over 20 million views on Youtube. The campaign explores what...
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Consumer Caution
Precauciones para los consumidores

‘Tis the season – not just for nabbing on-line bargains, but for scammers and identity thieves. Cybercriminals will take advantage of unsuspecting...
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Building Schools for the Future
Construimos escuelas para el futuro

hen I began as Chancellor just over six months ago, I went on a listening tour across 62 schools and 45 town halls in 5 boroughs.
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 10-22 to 10-27

By the time this newspaper hits the streets we will know if we are on the fast track to full-blown fascism or if we were able to begin the process of putting the brakes on the Trump regime. As I write this I cannot help but feel a profound pessimism for the direction this mighty country has taken.

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Five Fast Facts
Cinco hechos rápidos

President Donald Trump has revealed his plan to issue an executive order, attempting to end birthright citizenship of children born to undocumented parents in the United States....
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The Uptown Collective – The Recap 10-22 to 10-27

I had the honor of taking part in a next generation public forum at the venerable Riverside Church on October 22. The global digital magazine Ozy produced the televised debate, which is part of a new series called Take On America. This installation of the series was dubbed 100 Latinos in New York City

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I crossed the street
Crucé la calle

I was walking home the other evening. Replaying the highs and lows of the day, and deep in thought. The activity on the street was barely a murmur in the background.
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