Tag: wayne barrett
  • Ed Koch +
  • Over his 22 years of post-mayoral life, Ed Koch proved he could transcend not only an electoral loss but a moral mistake, and rise, like his city, to a brighter morning.

  • Gingrich's Perjury Hypocrisy
  • For years, Newt Gingrich has defended the Clinton impeachment hearings by saying that they were about perjury, and that he always told the truth when deposed in his own divorce proceedings. But no evidence exists that he ever testified.

  • Ray Kelly's Lonely War
  • Between racists, rapists, ticket-fixers, and gunrunners, NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is under fire for a department some say is out of control. But let's not be so quick to crucify him

  • Journalist Wayne Barrett Turns A New Page
  • Yesterday NY1 aired an interview of Nation Institute Fellow Wayne Barrett, following his childhood, his years of living in the black neighborhood of Brownsville in Brooklyn, and his time at The Village Voice.

  • Rudy's Cozy Murdoch Ties
  • The unholy alliance of press and politics happens in the United States, too. Giuliani did enormous favors for Fox TV in New York City, and his wife’s earning from FOX tripled while he was mayor.