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Latest 1 Oct 2022 | Updated Daily

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#NYC: Unpredictable outcomes in a one-party city and state. Harry Siegel New York Daily News.

The John Batchelor Show

Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow#NYC: Unpredictable outcomes in a one-party city and state. Harry Siegel New York Daily News. https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-new-york-race-nothing-20220820-nfiywklw5nhrjh2jf6akriolti-story.html

9mins

1 Sep 2022

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#NYC: Mayor Adams asks Albany for help on disorder.. Albany says., "No." Harry Siegel, New York Daily News.

The John Batchelor Show

Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow#NYC: Mayor Adams asks Albany for help on disorder.. Albany says., "No." Harry Siegel, New York Daily News. https://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nyc-crime/ny-nypd-repeat-offenders-list-state-bail-reform-laws-20220803-lspw2icfubbv3inwjcfk6yum5m-story.html

11mins

5 Aug 2022

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The War on Pinball (1948) w/ Harry Siegel

This Day in Esoteric Political History

It’s March 6th. This day in 1948, New York City’s war on pinball was raging, with police smashing machines Jody, Niki, and Kellie are joined by Harry Siegel of The Daily Beast and The Daily News to discuss why Mayor La Guardia was so concerned with pinball machines and the long history of vice policing in New York City. Listen to Harry’s podcast FAQ NYC for all things NYC! (Harry also recommended Italo Calvino’s T Zero, which you can find here) Sign up for our newsletter! Find out more at thisdaypod.com And don’t forget about Oprahdemics, hosted by Kellie, coming soon from Radiotopia. This Day In Esoteric Political History is a proud member of Radiotopia from PRX. Your support helps foster independent, artist-owned podcasts and award-winning stories. If you want to support the show directly, you can do so on our website: ThisDayPod.com Get in touch if you have any ideas for future topics, or just want to say hello. Our website is thisdaypod.com Follow us on social @thisdaypod Our team: Jacob Feldman, Researcher/Producer; Brittani Brown, Producer; Khawla Nakua, Transcripts; music by Teen Daze and Blue Dot Sessions; Julie Shapiro and Audrey Mardavich, Executive Producers at Radiotopia

25mins

6 Mar 2022

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1740: Aiming to Decarcerate Rikers @Harry Siegel @NYDailyNews

The John Batchelor Show

Photo:  As part of the settlement of Nuñez v. City of New York, a 2011 class-action lawsuit filed by Rikers Island detainees, federal monitors periodically report on use of force across the jail complex. This image from the Eleventh Report shows at least 12 officers in a recreational area responding to two detainees who refused to be handcuffed. ELEVENTH REPORT OF THE NUÑEZ INDEPENDENT MONITOR, from  Nuñez v. City of New York, a 2011 class action suit filed by Rikers detainees. See:  https://www1.nyc.gov/assets/doc/downloads/pdf/First_Report_Nunez_Independent_Monitor_5.31.16.pdfAiming to Decarcerate Rikers   @Harry Siegel @NYDailyNews https://www.amny.com/news/rikers-island-street-demonstration-public-pressure/ https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-breaking-out-of-the-rikers-crisis-20211002-mygu6howmnhyhgx3nbvwar2li4-story.html

11mins

5 Oct 2021

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1723: Gun crime in New York; & What is to be done? Harry Siegel, @harrysiegel Daily News and The Daily Beast.

The John Batchelor Show

Photo:  Forfeited guns. Gun crime in New York; & What is to be done? Harry Siegel, @harrysiegel  Daily News and The Daily Beast.https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/fbi-murders-2020-data-homicides/2021/09/27/062a1e4e-1f9c-11ec-9309-b743b79abc59_story.html?utm_campaign=wp_for_you&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&wpisrc=nl_personalizedforyou&utm_content=readinghistory__position3

9mins

28 Sep 2021

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1723: The strange history of the nightmarish Rikers Island. Harry Siegel, @harrysiegel Daily News and The Daily Beast.

The John Batchelor Show

Photo: Panorama of Riker's Island, N.Y. The strange history of the nightmarish Rikers Island. Harry Siegel, @harrysiegel  Daily News and The Daily Beast. https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-where-new-york-dumps-its-trash-20210925-k4rzn3ijmrcm7gjyd4thacstay-story.html

14mins

28 Sep 2021

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1710: Occupy Wall Street 2011 and Evacuate Rikers Island 2021. Harry Siegel, @harrysiegel Daily News and The Daily Beast.

The John Batchelor Show

Photo:  This is an odd welcome sign of sorts, for the Rikers Island correctional facility, New York City's main jail complex in the middle of the East River between the Queens and Brooklyn county-like boroughs, is completely inaccessible to all but law-enforcement officers, lawyers, accused criminals and (under strict supervision) their family members. Photographers are especially unwelcome Occupy Wall Street 2011 and Evacuate Rikers Island 2021. Harry Siegel, @harrysiegel  Daily News and The Daily Beast. https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-a-real-get-out-of-jail-card-20210918-3yaozax67zamlkx5ixle7ivx7e-story.html

10mins

23 Sep 2021

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1685: Manhattan 2001 vs Manhattan 2021. Harry Siegel

The John Batchelor Show

Photo:  View of construction of the World Trade Center, New York City. Manhattan 2001 vs Manhattan 2021. Harry Siegel https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-the-city-we-were-the-city-we-are-20210911-ztlbv7lplzf2plvr4fmtcpxieu-story.html

11mins

15 Sep 2021

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Harry Siegel: What kind of mayor would Eric Adams be?

You Decide with Errol Louis

Two weeks after primary night, Eric Adams is declared the winner of the Democratic primary for mayor. Harry Siegel of “The Daily Beast” and the “New York Daily News,” joins Errol to analyze the new results, talk about what an Adams’ mayoralty will look like and how he plans to tackle concerns over public safety and the NYPD. And he discussed how ranked-choice voting ultimately shaped the election and led to an Adams victory. Check out Errol’s conversation with Eric Adams here. JOIN THE CONVERSATION Weigh in on Twitter using the hashtag #NY1YouDecide or give us a call at 212-379-3440 and leave a message. Or send an email to YourStoryNY1@charter.com

48mins

7 Jul 2021

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NYC Mayor's Race Deep Dive with NY Daily News' Harry Siegel

Here Comes the Payne

Joel is joined by New York Daily News and Daily Beast columnist Harry Siegel to discuss the latest in a wide open New York City mayors race. They discuss the most recent televised debate, the state of the race and a retrospective on 8 years of Mayor Bill de Blasio. Here Comes the Payne is presented by PLAA Wear. Go to PressPLAA.com to learn more. Coupon Code: Payne10 for 10% off apparel.  Follow the show @herecomesthepaynepod on Instagram and follow Joel on Twitter @paynedc.

48mins

5 Jun 2021

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