Police unions further the-all-too-accurate conception that the police are an occupying force in poor communities of color, and are antithetical in principle and action to the progressive principles of the labor movement.
Brian Fusco, 47, a PBA trustee representing cops in south Brooklyn, said Tuesday that he’s running for president as part
Mayor de Blasio never ran for Mayor of the City on an "anti-police" platform; once elected, Mayor de Blasio has never thrown police officers under the bus; and Mayor de Blasio most certainly does not have blood of the fallen officers on his hands.
Going into his second year this remains the greatest challenge for the mayor -- to make sure that New Yorkers know he is more focused on running the city as he is on fulfilling his progressive agenda. It's not an either-or scenario, he can do both.
But he does still get on a snowboard from time to time. "I still do get out there, and I still have so much fun snowboarding
All I can say after watching Pete Weber's outburst after winning his fifth U.S. Open bowling title is that is almost exactly
We agonized over the decision, with the administration saying it could not yield one inch and the union saying that the administration had failed to look for savings and efficiencies in all kinds of other areas.
"Oh my goodness gracious!" the announcer screamed. His broadcasting partner followed up a few seconds later saying, "from
Other than Ray Kelly, what police commissioner on God's green earth could keep his job after the avalanche of police scandals in New York City last week?
PBA is common in about 5 percent of people who undergo brain surgery, the Daily Mail reported. It can manifest in many ways
Bratton's award reflects not just the union's appreciation but its disdain for Kelly over a number of bread-and-butter issues across his seven-year tenure.
The Food and Drug Administration, criticized by its own scientific advisers for ignoring available data about health risks