Paul Glader

19 Articles

New Sub-urbanist: Why a Nigerian editor loves the DMV in America

Emeka Izeze was sharing highlights about his time as a visiting scholar at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at

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The New Sub-Urbanist: Stand-up paddleboarders don’t need life jackets

Stand-up paddleboarders won’t take senseless, clunky regulation sitting down. New York State assemblyman Fred Thiele from Sag Harbor recently submitted

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The New Sub-Urbanist: American Satire Inside Russia’s Internet Research Agency

The year is 2014. Deep in the bowels of the Internet Research Agency in St. Petersburg, Russia, two young analysts

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The New Suburbanist: The attack on Jews in Squirrel Hill is an attack on religion, civility In America

A Saturday morning in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh normally involves joggers on their way to Schenley Park, hipsters

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The New Suburbanist: Paint the crosswalk stripes

Some problems can be solved with a can of paint. Walking across middle neck road this morning, I stepped into

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The New Sub-Urbanist: Strides toward pedestrian safety on the North Shore

Jivanna Bennaeim lost her husband, Oren, in 2016 when he was simply walking across Middle Neck Road. A hit-and-run driver

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The New Sub-Urbanist: lLong Island should showcase Fitzgerald’s Gatsby lore

“Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgastic future that year by year recedes before us. It eluded us then,

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Column: A way for citizens to “Vett” the news

Macedonian hoax producers pumping fake stories during the 2016 presidential election. Facebook's credibility rupture in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Autocratic

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Column: Slow down Middle Neck Rd. traffic, speed up development

By Paul Glader To create better places to live, Great Neck and other North Shore communities need to slow down

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The New Suburbanist: L.I.’s traffic, safety and development needs

As a new suburbanist, I have much to learn about Long Island. So I called up Eric Alexander, director of

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About L.I.’s traffic, safety and development needs

As a new suburbanist, I have much to learn about Long Island. So I called up Eric Alexander, director of

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The New Suburbanist: L.I. needs vision to limit pedestrian fatalities

Last month, I dialed 911 on Middle Neck Road. During a morning and evening rush hour one day, stoplights and

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The New Suburbanist: End commuter agony at Penn Station

Transportation systems such as roads, buses, bike paths and railroads are the veins, arteries and capillaries that pump lifeblood (people

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The New Suburbanist: Where to go to find real facts

Where do we most often find real truth, real facts in a new era of Internet hoaxes, fake news stories

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The New Suburbanist: Lies, distortion lead to Silicon Valley

“A lie can travel around the world and back again while the truth is lacing up its boots.” That’s a

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