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A Blue Collar Hero For Public Advocate

“New York City could use a blue collar hero in the role of public advocate. Cathy Guerriero looks to fit the bill.” While the New York media have been concerned with the travails of bad boys running for mayor and … Continue reading

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Fight goes on over mixed martial arts – Times Union

This morning, the Times-Union’s Jimmy Vielkind reveals a renewed push to lift the ban on mixed martial arts events in New York State. ALBANY — It was blocked from the state budget passed last month, but legislators trying to legalize … Continue reading

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Let Women Join the Fight! Lift the MMA Ban in NY!

Let women join the fight! – NYPost.com This year marks the 40th anniversary of Title IX, the landmark 1972 federal legislation banning sex discrimination in education, including in athletics. The Legislature could honor this sports milestone for women by finally … Continue reading

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