Cristian Pietrapiana is losing patience. You can tell from the work. Around the Plaxall Gallery on 46th Avenue in Long Island City hang pages of newspa…
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Fifty-one percent of millennials, now becoming the biggest voting bloc, viewed socialism favorably in a Gallup poll last August, while just 45 percent …
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Good morning. It’s been a while. I’ve been traveling. (I’m traveling now; this newsletter is my distraction while I wait in Miami International Airport…
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It was early 2018 and the hunt for a three-word slogan was on. Democrats’ disastrous electoral defeat nearly two years earlier had electrified the part…
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Hello, friends. I’m sorry it’s been a couple weeks since I’ve sent you something. I’m a schmuck! But a schmuck who’s co-hosting a happy hour tonight in…
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Hello from Huntington, Long Island, where I’m celebrating my dad’s birthday, Armistice Day and Kurt Vonnegut’s birthday, in that exact order. It was a …
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For people who don’t want to see coastal cities drown in the coming decades, tonight’s election results were a mixed bag, to say the least. The oil and…
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Hello from lovely, autumnal Astoria, Queens. I went last week to the opening of Zaria Forman’s new exhibition in the Winston Wächter Fine Art gallery i…
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Hello from beautiful Astoria, Queens, where -- after a month of travel -- I am very happy to be home. It’s actually feeling like fall weather (for now)…
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Hello from beautiful Flint, Michigan, where I’ve been attending the annual Society of Environmental Journalists conference since Wednesday. I toured th…
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Apologies for the delayed newsletter, and hello from Long Island, where I’m spending time with family grieving my uncle, Terence David Hughes Jr., who …
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你 好 from Hong Kong, where Typhoon Mangkhut, the world’s most powerful storm this year, is presently bearing down on the city with powerful winds and ra…
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