Pamela Appea is a New York City-based independent journalist. Her work has appeared in Glamour, Salon, Wired, Newsweek, The Root, The Independent, and elsewhere.
New Yorkers Voted Not to Make Voting Easier. Why?
Voters surprisingly rejected ballot proposals that would have allowed same-day registration and no-excuse absentee voting.
The Long Fight for Justice for Monica Goods
The 11-year-old was killed in a Thruway police crash last December. Following months of calls for justice, the trooper involved was charged with murder this week.