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Gelinas: Want Less Corruption, Free Markets

The NY Post’s Nicole Gelinas sees free markets as the answer to political corruption in NY: “[M]any of the city’s real-estate interests don’t prefer honest politics. They’re happy to have someone who will do favors. You see the same thing … Continue reading

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Reader Feedback – Avoiding catastrophe: Dealing with mental illness

My OpEd, “Help them before they kill,” received a lot of support and praise from readers and others. Thank you. To read them, click on the links below. Michael Benjamin Avoiding catastrophe: Dealing with mental illness – New York Post … Continue reading

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Witness flirts with defense lawyer at city Councilman Larry Seabrook’s corruption trial – NYPOST.com

In case you missed this steamy tale from the corruption trial of CM Larry Seabrook as told by the NY Post, I reprinted it below. Earlier in  the trial, the NY Post also made light of the accusation that Seabrook’s … Continue reading

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