Category Archives: – State Government

Get to know your rights granted by The Constitution

May 30, 2016- by pro se litigant Steven E. Greer, MD Now that I am a federal plaintiff and pro se litigator, with a viable case asserting my First Amendment rights,

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The new BPCA administration is flagrantly breaking state laws

May 8, 2019- by Steven E. Greer As viewers know, BPTV has been on a crusade to rid Lower Manhattan of corruption. BPTV is

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Another helicopter crash

June 10, 2019- by Steven E. Greer Another chopper crashed in Manhattan. This one crashed in Midtown atop a high-rise,

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Seaport tourist helicopter crashes into East River, killing several

March 11, 2018- The tourist helicopters on the East River heliport, that have survived despite

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The way crooked New York politicians launder their money

June 8, 2019- by Steven E. Greer The crooked State of New York operates just like organized crime. There are different families with

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The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

Update December 20, 2017- Governor Cuomo finally, reluctantly, signed the bill to supposedly

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CB1 Agenda for June 2019: Several plans to bring in noisy party boats to Brookfield marina

June 2, 2019- The CB1 meeting this week should be of great interest to all residents. Outsiders

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BPCA now has an “investor relations” website to push their bonds onto suckers

May 30, 2019- The BPCA, which is a piggy-bank for Cuomo because it can issue bonds and raise

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Everything you say can and will be used against you

November 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I keep telling people that “smart home” devices, such as Amazon’s Alexa, record everything you

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World Trade Center contractors indicted for ‘pay-to-play’ scheme

May 30, 2019- The Post reports, “A trio of crooked contractors was busted for a “pay-to-play”

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Important Pier-40 meeting

May 27, 2019- TribecaCitizen reports that there will be an important Pier-40 meeting to decide

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The Port Authority Will Salvage the Corruption-Plagued Greek Orthodox Church in Liberty Park

Update April 28, 2019- Cuomo is trying to get the stalled Greek Orthodox church at ground Zero to resume construction.

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How to solve the death trap at Liberty and West Side Highway

September 2, 2014- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV previously reported how BPCA board member Martha Gallo essentially staged a press conference during the last meeting

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The death trap at Murray and West Streets

Update, July 6 2012 By Steven Greer Local resident Jim Hopkins wrote a letter to a local paper about a bicyclist that he witnessed

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Essay: How Google accidentally invented surveillance capitalism

March 24, 2019- by Steven E. Greer I read a few more pages of Surveillance Capitalism (it will be a tough slog to finish this). As most people

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Cuomo goes to White House begging for relief as New Yorkers flee the state

Cuomo leaving the White House tonight February 12, 2019- Trump’s tax changes that limit housing cost tax deductions are being

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Is Catherine McVay Hughes competent to be on the BPCA board?

August 24, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Catherine McVay Hughes abruptly resigned as Chair of CB1 after Sheldon Silver was convicted of corruption.

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A-hole Charles Urstadt is at it again

Update April 5, 2019- The A-hole is at it again. He has a Crain’s Op-Ed about his idea to fill in

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Review: Amazon’s limited series: The Giant Beast That Is The Global Economy

February 26, 2019- by Steven E. Greer As I have mentioned before, the vast majority of original content coming from Amazon or Netflix is

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Tip of the Week: Ed Koch explains how to deal with “Crazies” in NYC politics

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