Animal Trapping Cruelty

  New York may soon pass disturbing legislation, S.2953c/A.9462a, which would dismantle our longstanding ban on cruel and dangerous cable restraint traps in order to...

Dull From Shock

Thank you for pointing out one of the biggest disasters in America’s last 35 years...the dissolution of news reportage (“Shock Value,” Sept. 7-13). The...

Safe Storage Ordinance

Every year, gun violence claims the lives of over 33,000 Americans. Horrific visions are formed when the media reports these tragedies. Particularly devastating are...

A Report or Retort?

Henry Kissinger, the former Secretary of State who forged crucial detente with the Soviet Union and Red China, was honored with the Defense Department’s...

Letter: NRA Outrage!

September 27 is a significant date. On that day in 2012, a man with a handgun murdered 6 and wounded 2 of our fellow...

Ready for Wind Power?

The New York State Comptroller’s Office defines a public authority as a corporate instrument of the state, created by the state legislature and established...