It is sadly amusing that of the 50 or so money-saving amendments offered by Assembly members for the city’s proposed operating budget next year – Amy Demboski offered 40 common sense changes herself – that the Berkowitz administration only supported two, and both required spending even more money. One of the suggestions added $5,700 for […]
Uh-oh! It turns out cleaner air – air scrubbed of sulfur dioxide caused by burning fossil fuels such as coal, and other nasty aerosols – may be causing faster melting of Arctic sea ice. Who’da thunk it? The study, “Impact of aerosol emission controls on future Arctic sea ice cover,” by Environment Canada researchers and […]
Michael Ramirez is a two-time American Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist.