The freedom to write about anything and the encouragement from the editors at the WG News + Arts has been tremendous. It has helped get important issues into the major local dailies.
Phil On Fire
Yesterday, Mayor Bloomberg released a budget that calls for closing 20 firehouses, senior centers and layoffs for over 6,000 NYC public school teachers. The New York Times called this a “good news” budget! Another headline stated that New York Yankee third baseman Alex Rodriguez was buying a new condominium at The Rushmore on the Upper More > >