Former Mayoral Candidate Claims Corruption Rife In Race Against Bill de Blasio

In 2017, Mike Tolkin ran for New York City Mayor as a Democrat against incumbent Bill de Blasio. He poured his life savings – over $500,000 – and heart into the race, but was not allowed to participate in three crucial debates (two in the primary, one in the general) that would have given him the opportunity to face the incumbent.

After Freezing Temperatures Subside, American Homeless Are Still Left Out In The Cold

Although temperatures have since returned to relatively normal ranges, the incident revealed the troubling inability, especially in Southern States, to help homeless populations in extreme temperatures. It also revealed the ongoing seriousness of homeless in America, with many of this growing population working for long hours but still unable to afford housing.