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The Wild Story of How a 'GoT' Fan Found the Last Iron Throne on Earth

Behold, mere mortals: Melanie Joaquín, the "Queen of Queens."
Drew Schwartz
3.28.19
Late Capitalism

Anti-Amazon Fever Is Spreading, and Big Tech Companies Should Be Worried

After the company's deal collapsed in New York, the next community-upending project might be a tougher sell.
Ankita Rao
2.26.19
Late Capitalism

Amazon Bailing Won't Save New York from Real Estate Hell

The writing is on the wall, people.
Alex Norcia
2.14.19
Late Capitalism

Here's How Normal People Beat Jeff Bezos and Amazon

One of the most powerful companies ever just bailed on plans to build a headquarters in NYC. It didn't happen by accident.
Ankita Rao
2.14.19
Drugs

The Taliban-Linked Man Accused of Trying to Funnel Heroin into NYC

This may be a case of US policy in the Middle East coming back to bite it, experts said.
Francisco Alvarado
2.13.19
Late Capitalism

What Amazon Infiltrating America's School System Might Look Like

The corporate giant's computer science initiative could help local kids find decent tech jobs. But will it put a dent in inequality?
Ankita Rao
2.8.19
amazon

Amazon's New Office Propaganda Campaign Has Begun

The much-hyped "HQ2" is still a way off, but the tech goliath is already sending out fliers to quell the uprising.
Ankita Rao
1.17.19
Tunnel Vision

New Yorkers Are Skeptically Optimistic About the L Train Non-Shutdown

It seems... good? But maybe also catastrophically bad?
John Surico
1.14.19
comedy

Michael Che Is Raising Money for the NYC Housing Projects He Grew Up In

An upcoming comedy benefit show created an opportunity for the comedian to bring awareness to the city's public housing crisis.
Taylor Hosking
1.9.19
Tunnel Vision

A Brief Timeline of the L Train Shutdown Clusterfuck

What the heck happened?
John Surico
1.5.19
Photos

Lost Photographs of an Iconic Queer Discotheque

Photographer Meryl Meisler captured the scene at Paradise Garage throughout the 70's
Elizabeth Renstrom
12.20.18
Tunnel Vision

Could Weed Save New York's Awful Subways?

A new proposal called Weed for Rails thinks so.
John Surico
12.14.18
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