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Today, both New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani termed the reaction of cops to the appearance of...

This morning I was on C-SPAN's Washington Journal, talking about the mood of America and its causes, economic trends, the Obama presidency and the Affordable...

It’s been an awful week for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. The man who was elected in 2013 on a platform of cop...

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, with his city roiling in the aftermath of the assassination of two NYPD officers, is imploring protesters--who until now...

I don't believe New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has "blood on his hands," which is the accusation made by Patrick Lynch, president of...

Backed into a corner by the backlash against those who have fed a campaign of hate against police after the murders of two cops over...

Any conversation about the murders of two New York City Police officers this weekend must start by acknowledging the ordinary heroism of law enforcement personnel...

In the annals of terrorism, 2014 will be notable for two trends: the rise of ISIS, eclipsing al-Qaeda, and the rise of "lone wolf" terrorists...

Imagine if New York City’s mayor ordered the Metropolitan Museum to turn over 20 percent of its income to other museums that he would designate....

If you were looking for a moment when the wheels truly seemed to be coming off the Bill de Blasio administration’s relationship with the NYPD,...

After Bill de Blasio’s landslide victory, I wrote that New York’s incoming mayor had benefited greatly from what I called “the Obama effect.” President Obama...

Today the Michael Bloomberg era in New York City drew to a close. Not officially, of course; Bill de Blasio’s mayoralty was inaugurated at the...