Uneven Recovery: Place, Race and Mortgage Lending on LI 12/10/14

An Uneven Road to Recovery:  New Findings on Place, Race and Mortgage Lending on Long Island Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Hofstra University, University Club, North Campus, Hempstead, New York Long Island Housing Services (LIHS), the private nonprofit fair housing advocacy and enforcement agency serving Nassau and Suffolk Counties, in partnership […]

What is missing from tonight’s President Debate?

video and photos from the events outside of the Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Debate on Hofstra University Campus, Uniondale, NY.

Hofstra Debate 2012: Stein Arrested & Dinner with the Governor

There were so many fascinating wonderful first Amendment moments happening outside of the debate.

Hofstra POTUS Debate Public Area Speaker Schedule 10/16/12

Hofstra University has designated the Hagedorn Hall outside area and parking lot, at the corner of Uniondale Avenue and Hempstead Turnpike as a Public Area.

Cornel West at Hofstra: Pre-debate lecture

Presidential Debates create a flurry of discussion, networking, and socializing. The corporate party debate is being held in Colorado tonight. (The activists in Colorado will be occupying the debate!) In the internet universe, activists, independents, and third party supporters will be watching the debate on Democracy Now!, where third party candidates will have a chance […]

Opportunity embraced: Howie Hawkins, center stage | syracuse.com

For the most part, his role in the debate seemed to leave a good impression. The New York Times spoke of Hawkins’ “earnest pleas” and described him as a candidate who offered “substance.” Former Republican gubernatorial candidate John Faso was not so kind; when a post-debate caller to YNN offered praise for Hawkins, Faso used […]

Green Party New York: Cuomo the Second Tea Party Candidate

Last night Andrew Cuomo confirmed every fear that progressive and independent voters have about his run for governor. Most thought it a silly joke when, in mid-September, the Democrat Party candidate claimed that he, and not the Republican Carl Paladino, was the real Tea Party candidate. Any doubts about this claim were dashed at the Hofstra […]

Howie Hawkins (G-NY) Post-Debate Interview 10/18/10 video

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCXBHupwY9I] Howie Hawkins (Green Party) Post-Debate Interview, Hofstra University, October 18, 2010 Related Articles Hofstra Debate: Link to full video, PLUS other great video and interesting news (www.onthewilderside.com) Hawkins, Nader Fundraiser in Albany 10/20/10 (www.onthewilderside.com) Hofstra Debate: Notes from an eyewitness… (www.onthewilderside.com) Guv cand Hawkins (G-NY) House Party 10/16/10 (www.onthewilderside.com) Hofstra Debate: Mainstream coverage ignores […]

John Edwards cancels appearance at Hofstra University

(KW: If I had better instincts, and more vicious reflexes, I would have had a scoop on Edwards canceling at Hofstra. Ian and I are working on getting local Greens to the Hofstra pre-Presidential Debate stuff, and about an hour ago, I had noticed that the John Edwards event was listed as canceled…) (Realized since […]

John Adams on the Hofstra Partisan Presidential Debate

Debate Background Hofstra University is hosting a Presidential Debate on Wednesday, October 15, 2008.  The debate is sponsored by the so-called Commission on Presidential Debates.  Hofstra mistakenly calls this commission “nonpartisan” when it is actually bi-partisan–entirely controlled by the Democratic and Republican Parties and funded by a few large corporations (much like the presidential election).  […]