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MTA’s Bus Time program arrives in Manhattan

MTA’s Bus Time program arrives in Manhattan

October 10, 2013


Filed under News

The Metropolitan Transit Authority expanded its Bus Time program to Manhattan on Oct. 7, informing commuters about bus schedules depending on their borough and taking the stress and uncertainty of waiting for a bus out of the equation. The program, which is also available in the Bronx and Sta...

21st century equivalent of Jim Crow laws in Israel?

21st century equivalent of Jim Crow laws in Israel?

March 8, 2013


Filed under Opinion

A group of long-oppressed people — whose aforementioned oppression spanned the lifetimes of many generations — is being forced to use separate buses in order to maintain a sense of decorum in a given society. Sound familiar? It should. It sounds like something one would hear in a documentary...