October 2013

Source: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/mta-axes-union-referee-article-1.1427174#ixzz2gdKRQIaq

Arbitrate this!

The contract arbitrator who just ruled that New York’s MTA can’t stop its high-priced shuttle service for Bronx bus drivers has been pink-slipped by the authority, the Daily News has learned.

Richard Adelman has been the …

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Source: http://www.nytimes.com/1999/02/05/nyregion/public-lives-lawyer-prescribes-shake-before-helping.html

ARTHUR Z. SCHWARTZ loves to count the ways he has made people miserable.

It started as far back as the Bronx High School of Science, where he badgered the administration to ease the dress code. Then at Columbia …

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GothamSchools Articles..

October 15, 2013

Source: http://gothamschools.org/tag/advocates-for-justice/

September 7, 2012

City breathes new life into a charter school it once tried to close

by Geoff Decker, at 10:10 am

City lawyers are in negotiations to extend the life of a charter school that the

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Current Articles..

October 15, 2013

Source: http://www.villagevoice.com/related/to/Arthur+Schwartz/

February 22, 2013

So, remember how in December we concluded that there’s nothing that a public school can do to successfully fight off co-locations with …

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Source: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/driver-color-blind-issue-article-1.1462133

A bus driver who was taken off the road for being color blind is fighting to get back behind the wheel.

Jose Cruz, a veteran MTA bus driver, wants to take a road test to demonstrate he …

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Source: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/deadline-looms-911-victim-compensation-fund-applications/story?id=20374225&singlePage=true

Cancer rates among first responders and residents of lower Manhattan who were directly impacted by the 9/11 terror attacks are 15 percent higher than in the general public, according to a study of the World Trade Center Health

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Source: http://nymag.com/nymetro/news/crimelaw/features/4115/

Instead of rattling through the Mississippi Delta in a battered bus, the volunteers from up North caught a Delta flight to West Palm Beach. It was their chance to defend democracy, these freedom riders in wing tips. “In …

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Historical Articles…

October 15, 2013

Source: http://www.villagevoice.com/related/to/Arthur+Schwartz/

October 6, 2009

Jerry Nadler, the nine-term congressman from Manhattan’s West Side, stands up for the Constitution

June 26, 2008

April 9, 2007

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Source: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/911-victims-rush-register-compensation-fund-deadline-looms/story?id=20431292&singlePage=true

The number of people who have applied to the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund for financial assistance has surged as the deadline looms this week, according to the nonprofit group 9/11 Health Watch.

As of June, a little over …

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Source: http://thevillager.com/2013/09/19/audacity-and-thanks-in-the-village-in-a-new-era/

BY ARTHUR Z. SCHWARTZ  |  We live in a magnificent part of a magical city. It’s not just the smaller scale, or the trees, or the narrow streets. It’s the people. My neighbors are what makes our neighborhood …

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