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Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002123-042
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0212-3
Published: 24 August 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1240-5
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... President Ford Ronald Reagan Mayor Ed Koch Kaposi’s sarcoma AIDS ...
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Steve Rubell Studio 54 Mike Stone gentrification Ronald Reagan Mayor Ed Koch ...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... The Ford government initially refused to come to New York City’s help when it went bankrupt in 1975 but softened its approach a couple of months later when Ford handed the city a $2.3 billion loan to tide it over the next three years. Mayor Koch carried forward a budget-tightening program...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... to New York from all over the country, artists and musicians contributed to the democratic renaissance. But as Mayor Koch sought to revive the city’s finances by attracting corporations back to the recently bankrupt city, property prices began to rise and gentrification entered the lexicon. Republican...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... the contributions of some of the graduates of the program who have gone on to high-profile leadership roles in their communities and countries as mayors, private foundation executives, members of Parliament, senior executives in business, and a college president. public values emotional intelligence moral...
Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... This chapter traces the Panthers’ engagement with electoral politics in the mid-1970s. It looks at Bobby Seale’s mayoral campaign and Elaine Brown’s run for Oakland City Council on the Democratic Party ticket and how the BPP mobilized resources to register voters. It traces Huey Newton’s decline...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... integrated ways of partying. Migrating to New York from all over the country, artists and musicians contributed to the democratic renaissance. But as Mayor Koch sought to revive the city’s finances by attracting corporations back to the recently bankrupt city, property prices began to rise and gentrification...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... a couple of months later when Ford handed the city a $2.3 billion loan to tide it over the next three years. Mayor Koch carried forward a budget-tightening program to the point where Republicans began to openly admire him. Koch let it be known that he admired Reagan but felt less sanguine when...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... alive. Women assumed highly influential positions in the immediate aftermath of the genocide and increasingly as the country was rebuilt. The president was personally instrumental in women's rise by appointing them to prominent roles (mayor, cabinet minister, head of unity and reconciliation...
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By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... numbers of gay men as “Saint’s disease.” The Gay Men’s Health Crisis held a fundraising benefit at Paradise Garage on Thursday 8 April. Activist Larry Kramer grasped that the disease required a governmental response but found his efforts to jolt Ed Koch into action frustrated by Herb Rickman, the mayor’s...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... and among communities of color in the United States. It showcases the contributions of some of the graduates of the program who have gone on to high-profile leadership roles in their communities and countries as mayors, private foundation executives, members of Parliament, senior executives in business...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
....” All subways closed, crowds walking uptown and down. Hettie goes out to street to help, two days later air still not good. At mayor’s suggestion NYers “not hide themselves,” Hettie and kids go out to dinner, but on 9/17 it’s too hard to “get back to normal.” She hopes Bush doesn’t “burst the world’s...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... Helene’s health is deteriorating; she’s depressed, “too many moves.” She stops washing hair, describes “fucked up living quarters.” Narrative describes worldwide antiwar protests. Helene “just half moved in, to library “like a trip to China.” New York City mayor allows rally, no march. Hettie...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... of gay men as “Saint’s disease.” The Gay Men’s Health Crisis held a fundraising benefit at Paradise Garage on Thursday 8 April. Activist Larry Kramer grasped that the disease required a governmental response but found his efforts to jolt Ed Koch into action frustrated by Herb Rickman, the mayor’s gay...