Whenever I write a column putting my own spin on the abbreviation “USA”, I often proffer that it actually stands for (the) “United States of Amnesia”. This leads -at times- to responses from some readers who claim that I am being disrespectful towards the country in which I have been residing for the past forty-three consecutive years. They are wrong.
The silence is almost deafening. Where are the critics of NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio now?
“If Dante wasn’t your son,” Rev. Al Sharpton told Mayor De Blasio, “he would be a candidate for a chokehold.”
There are strong feelings on each side of Staten Island's Eric Garner Case.
Tensions remain high in Staten Island. The mother of Eric Garner's Infant Baby Broke Down in Tears when we talked to her demanding justice.