Posts from FAQ NYC

‘Ain’t Gonna Change Nothing’

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Super-reporter Greg B. Smith breaks down why Eric Adams’ promise to remove the homeless from the trains “right away” has been going nowhere fast.

From FAQ NYC
On March 2, 2022
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Paid in Full

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The great Ben Max rejoins Chrissy, Katie and Harry to talk about Eric A’s first trip to Albany, “fish-gate,” and much more.

From FAQ NYC
On February 9, 2022
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An Island Apart

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Graham Rayman of the Daily News runs down the slow-motion disaster at the city’s jails, and map maestro Steve Romalewski breaks down the new maps Albany’s Democratic majority just drew up.

From FAQ NYC
On February 2, 2022
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Every New Yorker’s Nightmare

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From FAQ NYC
On January 19, 2022
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The Men Who Put the “P” into “Politics”

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Karen Hinton, who worked for both Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio, joins the pod to discuss her new memoir, Penis Politics: A Memoir of Women, Men and Power.

From FAQ NYC
On January 5, 2022
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Speaking with the Speaker

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A conversation with incoming City Council Speaker Adrienne Adams about her past and the city’s future.

From FAQ NYC
On January 1, 2022
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Park Wars

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Katie Honan and Harry Siegel take stock of an ominous moment in New York, with big changes looming, and Alex Lynn talks with East Village resident Kirsten Theodos about the ongoing demolition of East River Park, and community member’s fight to save it.

From FAQ NYC
On December 21, 2021
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Real Big Trouble

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Chrissy and Harry consider New York City’s outgoing and incoming mayors, and Giulia McDonnell Nieto del Rio of DoumentedNY explains what’s happening now with non-citizen voting here. Plus, check out our Alex Lynn’s piece about growing up as the daughter of a New York hustler.

From FAQ NYC
On December 15, 2021
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Election Reform After Dark

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State Sen. Zellnor Myrie rejoins the pod to talk about his plans to make New York election reform sexy. And seven minutes in heaven is kid’s stuff, so listen to Katie Honan explain six minutes of grace and how she finally beat a ticket.

From FAQ NYC
On December 8, 2021
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Word Around Town

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Chrissy, Alex, Katie and Harry gab it up about Eric Adams, Andrew Cuomo, the Blood Center, Thanksgiving and lots more.

From FAQ NYC
On November 23, 2021
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Helluva Town

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We talk politics, and Giulia McDonnell Nieto del Rio of Documented discusses her reporting on immigration enforcement.

From FAQ NYC
On November 17, 2021
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New York Forever

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21 eulogies for the City of New York, in large or small part, collected for the art installation Eulogy For New York, which ran during the month of October in the West Village.

From FAQ NYC
On November 13, 2021
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Is There Life After Politics?

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New York Times city hall reporter Jeff Mays talks with Chrissy and Katie about what life after city hall could look like for Mayor Bill de Blasio, Documented engagement reporter Rommel H Ojeda talks with Harry about New York’s tapped-out $2.1 excluded worker fund, and Low Life author Lucy Sante reads an epitaph for the cities that were.

From FAQ NYC
On October 13, 2021
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