New York

greta thunberg

Thun in the sun

August 30, 2019 7:19 pm

A Manhattan climate protest with teen sensation Greta Thunberg

kirsten gillibrand

Kirsten Gillibrand blames everyone except herself

August 30, 2019 2:57 pm

Her failed presidential campaign has left her worse off

greta thunberg

The problem with Greta Thunberg’s sea crossings

August 28, 2019 3:50 pm

She owes the very existence of her message to the technology she is speaking out against

candace bushnell

Pity poor Candace Bushnell, still flogging Sex and the City at 60

August 15, 2019 1:09 pm

Is There Still Sex in the City? by Candace Bushnell reviewed

barstool

El Presidente vs. El Union Presidente: AOC and Barstool founder clash online

August 13, 2019 6:09 pm

‘Hey @aoc welcome to thunder dome. Debate me’

new york times

A letter to our subscribers, from the New York Times

August 7, 2019 2:23 pm

As told to Chadwick Moore

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The Whitney Museum surrenders to the mob

July 30, 2019 11:43 am

Crying crocodile tears over tear gas ruins a great gallery

public art

The insufferable wokeness of public art

July 25, 2019 6:33 pm

Tyrannical progressives in municipal governments are inflicting their agenda on us through the medium of sculpture

city of girls elizabeth gilbert

An education in love

June 20, 2019 12:09 pm

City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert reviewed

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New York progressives want to legalize selling children

June 18, 2019 11:42 am

The state’s proposed surrogacy laws will rent wombs to the highest bidder

pride

This Pride, let’s celebrate shame

June 17, 2019 4:12 pm

Few gay men are proud to have surrendered their movement to a hostile takeover by Democrats, corporations, Marxists, and racial identitarians

william maxwell

The world of William Maxwell

May 25, 2019 10:08 am

An American original with an almost European touch: A Slightly Foxed books essay

bill de blasio

Why Bill de Blasio is running for president

May 17, 2019 2:32 pm

Sometimes it's not about winning. With Blaz, it rarely is

new york nightlife

The death of New York’s nightlife

May 16, 2019 12:10 pm

Was the Manhattan I first lived in a beautiful illusion embellished by the innocence of youth?

donald trump tax

Donald Trump faces at-tax from all sides

May 8, 2019 12:22 pm

Is Trump really a billionaire? We may be about to find out

judith alice clark

The amazing tale of Judith Alice Clark

April 23, 2019 12:18 pm

Tupac’s stepfather wowed the anti-imperialist into being a getaway driver

frank harris

The many lives of Frank Harris

April 19, 2019 10:18 am

The weightlifting, stomach-pumping man of Transatlantic letters: A Slightly Foxed books essay

cultural appropriation food

The case for cultural appropriation in food

April 19, 2019 9:18 am

Russian cuisine borrows from other cultures and doesn’t look back

sackler

Mortimer Sackler and me

April 4, 2019 2:40 pm

A game of tennis with the founder of the disgraced drugs company told me all I needed to know about the man

new york

I’m back in New York: the city that’s perennially offended

March 21, 2019 11:54 am

Welcome, filthy island packed to the gills with angry, mean, squat Trump haters who live in decrepit buildings they share with rat

memories of the future

Writing as revenge

March 21, 2019 9:17 am

Memories of the Future by Siri Hustvedt reviewed

ashton applewhite

The cheerful manifesto of anti-ageism activist Ashton Applewhite

March 14, 2019 8:56 am

This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism by Ashton Applewhite reviewed

mama mother and child

The strange rise of calling kids ‘mama’

March 1, 2019 3:56 pm

No one’s giving away ‘dada’ any time soon – so why are we relinquishing our precious ‘mama’ so carelessly?

joaquín el chapo guzmán

The hideously false El Chapo myth

February 13, 2019 11:16 am

The trial of the Mexican drug lord showed how far from a Robin Hood figure he really was

new york

New York: the fact – and fiction

December 6, 2018 1:49 pm

I’ve had a good time in the Bagel and am always reluctant to leave it, but nostalgia has its limits