Simon McCormack is a communications officer at the New York Civil Liberties Union
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Wednesday, October 12, 2016
When Minority Report Becomes New Yorkers' Reality
Tucked into Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s presentation on his $100 billion plan to invest in the state’s infrastructure last week was an initiative that will put New Yorkers’ privacy in peril. Part of Cuomo’s plan to “reimagine New York’s crossings for the 21st century” calls for installing controversial...
Friday, June 10, 2016
Gov. Cuomo’s BDS Blacklist Is an Affront to Free Expression
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order this week requiring state agencies and authorities to divest from any company or institution that supports the Boycotts, Divestment, and Sanctions movement targeting Israel. The order not only threatens to punish constitutionally protected...