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Three Political Perspectives

October 30, 2012 – 8:13 pm |

It’s election season, so in advance of our printed October-November issue, we just posted three articles about candidates in next week’s election. Because of Hurricane Sandy, President Polisi’s presidential election debate was postponed until further …

Leadership for Another Term

October 30, 2012 – 8:00 pm |

By KAREN CUEVA
As the election nears, Americans are reaching yet another ideological crossroads where the course of our country’s well being will be defined by the next Commander in Chief. By this point in the …

Irreconcilable Ambivalence

October 30, 2012 – 8:00 pm |

By WILLIAM SHAUB
The United States Supreme Court’s decision in 2000 to break the statistical tie between the two Presidential candidates in Florida by ending the recount process left many people concerned with the state of …

Change, For Real This Time

October 30, 2012 – 8:00 pm | 2 Comments

By TYLER ZIMMERMAN
Here we are, closing in on the end of Obama’s first term as President of the United States, and the question that comes to mind is, “Are we better off now than we …

Why Vote?

October 11, 2012 – 9:02 pm |

By CARLOS AVILA
When I was asked to write this piece for The Yard, I was warned to try and keep it non-partisan. I’ll try. The world of the arts in New York City is inextricably …