Tag: Republican Party

Bloomy’s ‘All Stars’: City arranges new multi-million-dollar financing for Fulani’s crew (2006)

By Tom Robbins The Village Voice, August 22, 2006 City arranges new multi-million-dollar financing for Fulani’s crew Even though he was the odds-on favorite to win re-election last year, Mayor Mike Bloomberg took no chances. In addition to running as

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Independence Party chief says guru Newman OK’d Bloomberg endorsement (2005)

By Tom Robbins Village Voice, September 27, 2005 Speaking out: Independence Party chairman Frank MacKay In the six years that Frank MacKay has been chairman of the state’s Independence Party the influential holder of Row C on New York’s ballot

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Unsafe On Any Ballot (2004)

By Christopher Hitchens Vanity Fair, May 2004 Democrats are furious that Ralph Nader, whose last presidential bid helped put George W. Bush in office, is running again. Equally dismaying, the author finds, is Nader’s backing from a crackpot group with

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Newman in Africa (1994)

William Pleasant, 1994 New York City, February 14–Over 1,000 Zairian civilians and renegade soldiers have been killed in the last month. The slaughter is the by-product of a political confrontation between the Central African Republic’s dictator/president, Mobutu Sese Seko, and

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