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One Valiant Effort: Thompson Concedes Run for Mayor Updated

🕔07:08, 7.Nov 2009

                During his yearlong quest for Mayor, Bill Thompson faced the biggest multi-million dollar campaign juggernaut in municipal history. He did so with style, grace and a gentlemanly comportment. The Thompson campaign spent election night at the New York

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View From Here: Why William Thompson for Mayor

View From Here: Why William Thompson for Mayor Updated

🕔14:35, 30.Oct 2009

Bill Thompson grew up on Putnam Avenue between Stuyvesant and Malcolm X Blvd.   The journey from those streets to being elected City Comptroller in 2001, managing a staff of more than 700 with a budget of $68 million and being

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Building a New Africa With its Soil and People

Building a New Africa With its Soil and People Updated

🕔06:18, 24.Oct 2009

    The new Africa starts here: how to make the people prosper.  If Africa is to thrive, a revolution in thinking is needed — and it must begin out in the farmers’ fields.       By Wangari Maathai       The

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