Tag Archives: Government

New vaccine requirement for city workforce
Requisito de vacuna para la fuerza laboral de la ciudad

Defeat Delta. All city workers will be required to provide one-time proof of vaccination or weekly Covid-19 tests beginning on September 13, Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced.
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A Parade of Empty Promises
Un desfile de promesas vacías

After nearly a year and a half enduring an unprecedented health and economic crisis, it has come to this.
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Cash in Question
¿Prohibición de efectivo en camino? 

Cash payments at booths have been banned since the start of the pandemic, and many riders were eager for the day when they could again replenish MetroCards with dollars in hand and the help of a station agent. 
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Affordable Care Act (ACA) upheld
Se mantiene la Ley del Cuidado Asequible de la Salud (ACA, por sus siglas en inglés)

It’s a win for ACA – again. The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected another challenge to strike down the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
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Lawsuit takes aim at Gifted and Talented programs
Demanda apunta a programas para dotados y talentosos

"The system is "rigged." That is the claim made in a new lawsuit filed by a group of New York City high school students against the city and state to stop Gifted and Talented programs and admissions tests for public schools."
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Republicans Are Radical, Not Conservative

After the right-wing terrorist attack on the Capitol January 7th, some people might be confused in thinking that only Trump led us here – not Republicans.
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Fair Fares rolls out- in phases

New York City finally revealed details of the long-awaited Fair Fares, designed to assist low-income New Yorkers afford mass transit...
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Silent on Alzheimer’s
Silencio sobre el Alzheimer

Un mes antes de cumplir los 18 años, mi madre me dio un formulario de inscripción de votantes para completarlo. Ella me inculcó la importancia...
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Boiling Point
Sin calefacción en las Casas Patterson

It’s been seven years. That’s how long residents of Patterson Houses have been waiting for new boilers to be installed. The sprawling...
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Remembering Fausto Luna
Recordando a Fausto Luna

Fausto Luna, 58, was a man of many pursuits. Born in the Dominican Republic, he was a 20-year Washington Heights resident. He was a family man...
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Culture Class
Clase de cultura

In 2016, Iman Abdul was a senior in high school. The presidential election was in high gear and emotions were running strong, even in...
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“We choose the right side of history”
“Elegimos el lado correcto de la historia”

Se arrodilló, y ahora se están desquitando con él. Un sargento del NYPD está hablando en contra del Departamento de Policía, alegando...
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