Category: Politics

Writers Guild Strikes in West Village Against Streamers

Union members have thresholds about how much they need to earn to qualify for healthcare and pensions. Less days worked also limits their residuals. Comedy or variety show writers normally get paid weeks, months or years for their services. They don’t want to be “day” players who could be relieved by an employer who is simply avoiding residuals, healthcare and pensions. It is a disaster recipe for writers.

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Game of Greed

Until recently, almost all West Village residential buildings were conversions. With decades of constant conversions and building new residences, why isn’t there enough affordable housing already?

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Input Needed on Affordable Housing

Plans are being formulated to construct a 100 percent affordable housing development on a vacant city-owned lot at 388 Hudson Street at Clarkson Street. Input is needed on key elements of the plan

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Village Lawyer Takes on Trump

Since launching her own firm six years ago, Kaplan has initiated a constellation of cases against powerful, often intimidating forces: white supremacists, major Hollywood players, the president of the United States. Legal writer Dahlia Lithwick calls her “an attorney general for the resistance.”

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  • Expect Nothing! You won’t be let down.
    Have you ever looked forward to an occasion, be it time with someone, a trip, a gift, a holiday…you name it? Then, when it didn’t work out as expected, or better said, as you expected, then you felt let down?

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