more by Bruce Fisher
published on Sep. 16, 2015 11am
The Republican candidate’s proposal to change the sales tax distribution is a political gesture, which we contextualize and parse.
published on Sep. 8, 2015 11pm
The economic benefits of clean water are manifest—so where’s the political will?
published on Sep. 1, 2015 11pm
Hillary’s has a month to fix her image and Bernie’s support is thin—which is why Joe should run.
published on Aug. 19, 2015 12am
The fact that Toledo’s water troubles aren’t on Buffalo’s mind is no surprise. The silence on the Buffalo River’s water quality is remarkable.
published on Aug. 5, 2015 12am
How climate change is already affecting water, food, and trade.
published on Jul. 28, 2015 11pm
We are poor—and those pesky fundamentals say the region’s economy needs more than parties and high spirits.
published on Jun. 16, 2015 8pm
Canadian governments listen to policy wonks and thrive; here, powerbrokers like Bob Wilmers ignore them and we stagnate.
published on Jun. 9, 2015 2pm
The fight for a $15 minimum wage occasions a look at what it takes to live a reasonable life in our society.
published on May. 20, 2015 6am
Governor Andrew Cuomo is smart on energy policy, stupid on schools.