WATCH: Gov. Cuomo says several counties north of NYC have met criteria to reopenSeveral counties north of New York City entered the first phase of the state's four-part reopening process Tuesday after Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the region had met criteria for reopening including declining deaths and hospitalizations linked to the coronavirus.
Staten Island Is Not Fucking Around When It Comes to Social DistancingSome folks are so insistent on maintaining the freedom to infect themselves and others with covid-19 that they’re spitting on essential workers who kindly ask them to wear masks inside stores. But you’re not getting away with that shit on Staten Island!
The virus, the news, and New York CityIn early January, the Tow Center for Digital Journalism published my report, “Media Mecca or News Desert?” Covering Local News in New York City,” which examined how citywide and hyperlocal news organizations allocate diminishing editorial resources, and the challenges they face filling gaps in coverage. In the weeks and months following publication, two of my […]