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'They Didn't Just Go Away': Historian Talks About NYC's 1939 Nazi Rally

'They Didn't Just Go Away': Historian Talks About NYC's 1939 Nazi Rally

German American Bund parade on East 86th St., New York City, October 30, 1939 (Library of Congress) In the aftermath of this weekend’s chaotic, deadly Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, several commentators have identified...

Report: Trump Will Finally Return To Trump Tower On Sunday For Three Nights In NYCgallery

Report: Trump Will Finally Return To Trump Tower On Sunday For Three Nights In NYC

As expected, President Trump will return to New York City next week for "internal meetings." According to Politico, the President plans to spend three nights in his penthouse apartment in Trump Tower, his first visit "home" since...

Trump Administration Kills Proposal To Screen Trucking & Railroad Employees For Sleep Apnea

Trump Administration Kills Proposal To Screen Trucking & Railroad Employees For Sleep Apnea

The 2013 Metro-North derailment. It was later revealed that the train operator had undiagnosed sleep apnea. (AP) As part of a wider effort to cut down on regulations seen as unfriendly to the business community, the...

Trump Will Return To New York Next Week 'For More Meetings'

Trump Will Return To New York Next Week 'For More Meetings'

President Trump on May 1, 2017 at the White House (Getty Images) Fresh off the first weekend of a 17-day "working vacation" at his golf resort in Bedminister, New Jersey, President Trump announced Monday morning that...

West Village Bar Says Receipts Show MAGA Hat Customer Is Lying About Discrimination

West Village Bar Says Receipts Show MAGA Hat Customer Is Lying About Discrimination

(Getty) The owner of the West Village bar that allegedly refused to serve a customer because he was wearing a Trump "Make America Great Again" hat has produced evidence that he believes will "put the lie...

Police Raid Four Long Island Bars On Suspicion Of MS-13 Gang Activity

Police Raid Four Long Island Bars On Suspicion Of MS-13 Gang Activity

(Google Maps) Suffolk County police raided four bars in Long Island on Saturday night as part of targeted inspections related to the MS-13 gang and other illegal activity, according to authorities. The arrests occurred at four...

ICE Announces 114 Arrests In Crackdown On NYC Immigrants

ICE Announces 114 Arrests In Crackdown On NYC Immigrants

(via ICE Facebook) Federal immigration officers announced this week that they'd arrested more than one hundred immigrants living in the New York area during an 11-day sweep earlier this month. According to an ICE press release,...

Federal Judge Rules Grandparents & Other Relatives Are Exempt From Latest Travel Ban

Federal Judge Rules Grandparents & Other Relatives Are Exempt From Latest Travel Ban

New Yorkers marching against the latest version of the travel ban in Union Square last month. (Emma Whitford / Gothamist) Relatives of American citizens from six majority-Muslim countries will no longer be selectively barred from the...

De Blasio Spokesman Defends Using Taxpayer Funds For Germany Trip

De Blasio Spokesman Defends Using Taxpayer Funds For Germany Trip

(Getty) Mayor Bill de Blasio has weathered a fair amount of criticism over his surprise decision to go to the G20 protests in Germany last week. While some police expressed outrage that de Blasio was going...

De Blasio Slams Trump In Germany As Backlash To G20 Trip Grows

De Blasio Slams Trump In Germany As Backlash To G20 Trip Grows

Mayor de Blasio in Hamburg alongside his son Dante, who is studying in Berlin for the summer (Getty) On Saturday, facing widespread backlash for his hastily announced overseas trip, Mayor de Blasio delivered the keynote speech...

Bushwick Art Show Explores Female Artists' Reactions To The Age Of Trump

Bushwick Art Show Explores Female Artists' Reactions To The Age Of Trumpgallery

The election of Donald Trump sparked a loud reaction from marginalized groups across the board, including for women. Last weekend, a powerful show at Bushwick gallery ArtHelix, dubbed "How Would She Feel?" invited female-identifying artists to create...

Rally In Union Square Against Latest Version Of Trump Travel Ban

Rally In Union Square Against Latest Version Of Trump Travel Ban

(Scott Lynch / Gothamist) Major immigrant activist groups in New York City have called a rally for Thursday evening to protest a revised version of President Donald Trump's travel ban before it takes effect at 8:00...

Activism In NYC This Week: DIY Town Hall, Resistance Yoga, And An Impeachment March

Activism In NYC This Week: DIY Town Hall, Resistance Yoga, And An Impeachment March

Scott Lynch / Gothamist Summer is officially here, arriving last week on a rainbow of LGBTQ celebrations that blended protest and party. Expect more of this hybrid to come, with the sultry days of July turning...

Nikki Haley Says She Was Booed During NYC's Pride Parade

Nikki Haley Says She Was Booed During NYC's Pride Parade

(Getty Images) Nikki Haley, current U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and former anti-same-sex marriage governor of South Carolina, was apparently booed while leaving an NYC restaurant in the middle of the Gay Pride Parade on...

Death Threats Sent To 'Julius Caesar' Director, Unrelated Shakespeare Companies

Death Threats Sent To 'Julius Caesar' Director, Unrelated Shakespeare Companies

Scott Lynch / Gothamist The Public Theater's controversial production of Julius Caesar closed Sunday night, but the so-called "right-wing hate machine" surrounding the play continues to churn, with a torrent of anonymous threats made in recent...

NJ High School Teacher Suspended After Pro-Trump References Disappeared From Yearbook

NJ High School Teacher Suspended After Pro-Trump References Disappeared From Yearbook

istockphoto A New Jersey high school teacher and yearbook advisor has been suspended for allegedly photoshopping students' supportive references to President Trump out of the yearbook. On Monday, Wall Township Public Schools Superintendent Cheryl Dyer said...

Public Theater Addresses 'Julius Caesar' Controversy On Opening Night

Public Theater Addresses 'Julius Caesar' Controversy On Opening Nightgallery

The Public Theatre's Julius Caesar opened last night, amid ongoing controversy surrounding the title character's Trump-like depiction, and hours after a third sponsor, American Express, distanced itself from the production. That controversy, which Public Theater Artistic Director...

Activism In NYC This Week: Pulse Memorial, Cuomo Campout, Trump's Birthday Protest & More

Activism In NYC This Week: Pulse Memorial, Cuomo Campout, Trump's Birthday Protest & More

(Sai Mokhtari / Gothamist) This past Saturday, counter-protesters turned out in huge numbers, despite the heat, to voice their opposition to the New York iteration of a nationwide anti-Islamic protest. This week brings another wide ranging...

Activism In NYC This Week: Rallies, Marches And Fundraising Parties

Activism In NYC This Week: Rallies, Marches And Fundraising Parties

(Scott Heins) Fresh off his overseas trip, President Trump kicked off the shortened week with an early morning tweet storm touching on NATO, Russia, the 2016 election, healthcare, tax cuts and "Fake News." As it happens,...

Protests In NYC This Week: Rallies, Dance Parties, Radical Gardening

Protests In NYC This Week: Rallies, Dance Parties, Radical Gardening

Scott Heins / Gothamist This week, President Trump continues his nine-day, five-country trip through the Middle East, where, beguiling orbs aside, things are going about how you might expect. Here in New York, we've got a...

Protests & Rallies In NYC This Week: Town Halls, Resistance Mural-Painting, And More

Protests & Rallies In NYC This Week: Town Halls, Resistance Mural-Painting, And More

(Scott Heins/Gothamist) When Donald Trump made a brief visit to his home city on Thursday, New Yorkers were not exactly subtle in telling the president how they really felt about him. This week, our congressional representatives...

Angry Crowd Protests President Trump's Return Home: 'New York Hates You!'gallery

Angry Crowd Protests President Trump's Return Home: 'New York Hates You!'

Several hundred protesters gathered along four blocks of the West Side Highway on Thursday evening to deliver a simple message to Donald Trump on the occasion of his first presidential visit home: "New York Hates You." That...

Protesters Are Waiting For Trump Outside The Intrepid

Protesters Are Waiting For Trump Outside The Intrepidgallery

Donald Trump is paying a brief visit to New York City tonight for the first time since his inauguration, for a reception and dinner onboard the Intrepid. Protestors are now gathering near the decommissioned aircraft carrier to...

Video: Stephen Colbert Won't Apologize To Trump Over Joke That Sparked #FireColbert Campaignvideo

Video: Stephen Colbert Won't Apologize To Trump Over Joke That Sparked #FireColbert Campaign

Stephen Colbert has been pretty fearless in excoriating Trump on network television night after night, a gambit that's given him a big late night ratings lead over Jimmy Fallon. But on Monday night, an oral sex...

Protests & Rallies This Week: Trump Returns To NYC, Cinco De Mayo Fiestas, And More

Protests & Rallies This Week: Trump Returns To NYC, Cinco De Mayo Fiestas, And More

(Scott Heins / Gothamist) This year's May Day protests in NYC featured impassioned demonstrations at multiple locations throughout Manhattan that lasted well into the evening. But there's still a full week ahead, with more rallies and...

Protests, Rallies, And Anti-Fascist Book Clubs Planned In NYC This Week

Protests, Rallies, And Anti-Fascist Book Clubs Planned In NYC This Week

(Sai Moktari / Gothamist) Despite the gloomy weather, thousands came out to Central Park for Saturday's Science March, each attendee carrying a sign more nerdy than the last. Expect another large turn-out on May Day, with...

Science March Planned For Saturday, And Other Protests In NYC This Week

Science March Planned For Saturday, And Other Protests In NYC This Week

Seen at Saturday's Tax March (Scott Lynch / Gothamist) While Saturday's Tax March may not have convinced President Trump to release his returns, the post-election pressure continues with another nationwide rally coming up this weekend, this...

Tax March Planned For Saturday, And Other Protests In NYC This Week

Tax March Planned For Saturday, And Other Protests In NYC This Week

Getty Images Spring is here, finally, which means iced coffee and bike rides and so many dogs—where did they all come from, all these very good dogs? It also means that you can no longer lean...

NY Attorney General Suing Trump Administration Over Energy Efficiency

NY Attorney General Suing Trump Administration Over Energy Efficiency

via Eric Schneiderman's flickr Making good on his promises to battle President Trump on energy and environmental policy, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Monday that he is suing the administration for violating laws that...

NYC Comptroller: Trump Tax Plan Is 'Written By Millionaires, For Millionaires'

NYC Comptroller: Trump Tax Plan Is 'Written By Millionaires, For Millionaires'

Wikipedia President Trump's promised tax code overhaul would hurt single parents in New York, hand major tax breaks to millionaires, and cost trillions of dollars in lost federal revenue over the next decade, according to a...

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