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Five most recent columns

July 15, 2019
Two Waves Colliding
Some people believe that New York’s progressive movement, currently personified by Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cab├ín, is the wave of the future. But another wave is rolling in the opposite direction.

July 8, 2019
Cabán vs. Katz: Hold the Oy Vehs
Better hold off on the “oy veh”s regarding Tiffany Cabán becoming the Queens District Attorney. [See NYPD Confidential, July 1, 2019.]

July 1, 2019
Tiffany Cabán: Oy Veh? Or Congratulations?
What is NYPD Confidential's response to Tiffany Cabán’s tsunami-like victory for Queens District Attorney? Is it “Oy veh,” a Jewish sigh of surprise and woe? Or is it congratulations? Maybe both.

June 24, 2019
The Mayor Needs a History Lesson
Mayor de Blasio, in his quixotic campaign for president, was the shrillest of his progressive rivals to lambast Joe Biden for saying he had worked successfully with segregationist senators to pass legislation.

June 17, 2019
Demonizing Linda Fairstein
Unrepentant as she may be, what is happening to Linda Fairstein is disgraceful. In the words of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas at his Senate confirmation hearing, this is a high-tech lynching.

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