Brian Lehrer

A remarkable new play, Turning the Glass Around, by Pia Wilson, fearlessly plunges into the ever-morphing conversation about immigration, race and class. Turning the Glass Around evokes images of Death of A Salesman.
If either Ginsburg or Breyer resign this summer we can expect a contentious, drawn out, and divisive confirmation battle. But that is nothing like we are bound to see if they wait until after November when odds are the Republicans will take the Senate.
Last week, seven people were arrested for protesting the building of a massive garbage transfer site in a flood zone in Yorkville. The garbage site is being built in the very heart of an entirely residential district opposite 1,000 units of public housing and next to an athletic field used by 34,000 city kids.
Ms. Joffe-Walt, who is neither an economist nor a specialist on disability, is making a claim that in an economics class would be red penciled with the corrective -- "be very cautious when trying to provide simplistic explanations for data you've brought together."
Donna Pincus, director of the Child and Adolescent Fear and Anxiety Treatment Program at Boston University and the author
We are told to live within our monetary means, yet, rather than being told to also live within our environmental means, we are encouraged to live outside of them -- as if there is an outside to this planet.
After the 2008 financial crisis and its aftermath a great political divide emerged among many Americans reexamining the direction of our country.
A bill guaranteeing every worker in New York City the right to earn paid sick leave is currently being held up because of opposition from the 5 Boro Chamber Alliance.
According to the publishing industry, 50% of all books will be sold in eFormat by 2013. People want to know about the changes that are taking place, but don't know where to begin.
Yes, habits must change, but in order to accomplish that, you've got to give consumers true freedom of choice.
As if emerging from a self-imposed one-year exile, Spitzer wrote an article on March 17, 2009, for Slate entitled "The Real
Bob Moser, editor of The Texas Observer, which was founded in 1954, said the magazine became a non-profit 15 years ago. The
Paul: 82,442 Huckabee: 48,432 McCain: 44,560 Romney: 42,508 Total: 217,912 Recently, I wrote this piece on how Facebook was