Max Rivlin-Nadler is a co-publisher of Hell Gate. He's reported for Gothamist, The New York Times, Village Voice and NPR. You can find him walking his dog, Stiva, or surfing in the Rockaways.
While Politicians Use Asylum Seekers To Score Points, NYC’s Mutual Aid Groups Are Actually Helping Them￼
City government has taken a backseat to the efforts of volunteers, who are trying to help migrants navigate New York’s shelter system and land on their feet.
How to Get Rockaway Rocket-pilled
Will expedited ferry service to the Rockaways save the City’s money-suck of a ferry system?
What the Hell Is Going on With NYC Schools Funding?
Parents, educators, and public school advocates have spent the summer battling for the restoration of funds.
Oh God Yes The New Port Authority Bus Terminal Is Gonna Be ‘The Most Desirable Destination in Manhattan’
Now, a pit of despair. Soon? An inescapable and undeniable vortex of desire.
The Future of Open Restaurants Is Somehow Still Wide Open
Lawsuits, more lawsuits, and a ceaseless pandemic might mean the glorious sheds remain during a steamy summer and possibly into infinity.
Subway Series Quiz: Is This a Yankees Fan or a Mets Fan?
Can you spot the differences?
ICE Just Abruptly Moved Dozens of Immigrant Detainees From NY to Mississippi
The transfers came after immigrant detainees at the Orange County Jail in Goshen, New York, complained about rotten and unappetizing food, racial insults by guards, limited medical care, and a lack of access to their lawyers.
Guess Who’s Giving Away Guns in NYC
Hell Gate tried to attend an NYPD gun raffle. It didn’t go as planned.
Civil Court Campaign Devolves Into Illegal Anti-Juggler Mudslinging
Overnight, parts of lower Manhattan were plastered with posters accusing a civil court candidate of not only being a Trump appointee, but also, a literal clown.
Scenes From a Militarized NYPD Funeral in Carroll Gardens
"He was a full-fledged conspiracy theorist. That's okay. Our love for Captain Scholl was unconditional."