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Fashion Over Biking by Áine Pennello

Do Beards a Biker Make?

Featured Posts, Jewish, Video, Voices' Picks March 17, 2014 at 12:13 pm

In Williamsburg, cycling advocates try to win over Hasidic Jews to the joys of biking.

March 9

Honking for Ukraine on NYC Streets

Eastern European, Featured Posts, Video, Voices' Picks March 11, 2014 at 10:25 pm

Watch video of supporters carrying their message around the city.

Performers forming a splendid flower with feathered fans (Photo by Jiwon Choi)

Korea’s Folk Traditions in Performance in NY

Culture, East Asian, Featured Posts, Video, Voices' Picks January 27, 2014 at 2:08 pm

The dance and music troupe will perform again at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on February 8.

Chinese Newspapers Wage ‘Old-Fashioned Media War’

Chinese Newspapers Wage ‘Old-Fashioned Media War’

East Asian, Featured Posts, Media, Video, Voices' Picks January 24, 2014 at 5:29 pm

Representatives of four competing Chinese-American newspapers discussed the relative strengths of their publications.

Bushwick’s Raw Ministries Draws Untraditional Worshippers

Bushwick’s Raw Ministries Draws Untraditional Worshippers

African American, Featured Posts, Religion, Video, Voices' Picks January 10, 2014 at 1:56 pm

Several members of the congregation have struggled with substance abuse or spent time in prison.

Photo via video report by Alex Wolf

Mexicans Seek to Commemorate Dec. 12 in NYC

Mexican, Religion, Video December 3, 2013 at 5:38 pm

NYCity NewsService reports on efforts to make the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe a holiday.

(From L to R) Maite Junco, Erica González,  Debralee Santos,  Carlos Vargas Ramos and Raysa Castillo at the CCEM-EDLP panel on October 2. (Voices of NY photo)

Panelists Discuss Latino Issues in Mayoral Race, Carrión’s Run

Elections 2013, Latino, Politics, Video October 7, 2013 at 11:02 am

Experts discussed Latino issues and the candidacy of Adolfo Carrión at a panel organized by the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, reports El Diario-La Prensa and LatinTrends.

Assessing the Impact of Immigrant Voters

Assessing the Impact of Immigrant Voters

A conference at CUNY’s School of Journalism explored the role of immigrant voters in the 2013 elections.

Video: Public Advocate Hopefuls Face Off in Forum

Video: Public Advocate Hopefuls Face Off in Forum

Elections 2013, Politics, Video August 7, 2013 at 12:40 pm

Watch video of candidates’ lively discussion on how they would manage the office if elected.

(Photo by Devan Mulvaney/Voices of NY)

Quinn Runs on Record, for Better or Worse

Elections 2013, Featured Posts, Government, LGBTQ, Politics, Video July 15, 2013 at 12:50 pm

One could argue she doesn’t have a choice, but still, mayoral candidate Christine Quinn embraces her record, all of it – the good, the unpopular, the controversial – with surprising gusto.

(Photo by Devan Mulvaney/Voices of NY)

Catsimatidis Brings Old School Flavor to Race

In a forum with the community and ethnic press, Republican mayoral candidate John Catsimatidis talked affordable housing and keeping NYCHA buildings safe, and his campaign’s efforts to meet with the many ethnic groups of the city, as evidenced by his “Lats for Cats” group – as in Latinos for Catsimatidis.

(Photo by Devan Mulvaney/Voices of NY)

Weiner Justifies Presence in Race, Asserts Agenda

In a Q&A with members of the community and ethnic media, mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner shared his views on affordable housing, fines on small businesses, and Raymond Kelly, among other topics. On the defensive in discussing how he has spent his time since he left Congress following a sexting scandal two years ago, he averred that getting back into public service was a way to “repay” his debt.

Carrión Defends his Chances, Criticizes UFT

Carrión Defends his Chances, Criticizes UFT

Mayoral candidate Adolfo Carrión said he is running as an independent because the Democratic and Republican parties are out of touch. Describing himself as a social progressive and fiscal conservative, he said he supports expanding charter schools, opposes stop-and-frisk and said UFT leaders are not serving its rank and file.

John Liu Injects Humor to Embattled Campaign

John Liu Injects Humor to Embattled Campaign

Mayoral candidate John Liu sat with reporters and editors from the community and ethnic media, fielding whatever question was thrown his way and injecting most answers with a bit of humor.

Lhota Claims Giuliani Mantle, Sans Divisiveness

Lhota Claims Giuliani Mantle, Sans Divisiveness

Elections 2013, Featured Posts, Politics, Video June 17, 2013 at 6:14 pm

“I’m inextricably linked with the Giuliani administration,” said Republican candidate for mayor Joe Lhota. The businessman claimed the legacy of the last two mayors while carefully outlining “stylistic” differences.