The silence has been deafening. Despite the extensive press coverage of the RNC arrestswhich shows that Pier 57 was either the site of wholesale preventive detention or of gross incompetence by the Bloomberg administration and the NYPDnone of the citys top public officials have spoken out on the matter.
While the majority of voters in the five boroughs will cast a vote against Dubya and what he stands for, some will actually go to the polls and vote for Republicans to represent them in Washington.
The year is 2015, and the place is Chinatown. Theres a sleek, new pan-Asian cultural art center on Canal Street with a Japanese film retrospective in one hall and a Chinese opera in another.