Author: Terry Schwadron

Terry H. Schwadron retired as a senior editor at The New York Times, Deputy Managing Editor at The Los Angeles Times and leadership jobs at The Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin. He was part of a Pulitzer Gold Medal team in Los Angeles, and his team part of several Pulitzers in New York. As an editor, Terry created new approaches in newsrooms, built technological tools and digital media. He pursued efforts to recruit and train minority journalists and in scholarship programs. A resident of Harlem, he volunteers in community storytelling, arts in education programs, tutoring and is an active freelance trombone player.

Joe Manchin Burns the Bridge Between Him and the Rest of the Democratic Party By now, we’ve all considered the graceless manner in which Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) went on TV Sunday to announce he is personally killing Joe Biden’s big spending bill labeled Build Back Better. After months of dawdling, negotiating, whittling, spinning and otherwise trying to get everyone else in his party to turn around his central star, Manchin simply said no more. And he said it publicly first, not even giving a stunned White House notice. Of the many questions one might ask, here are two: Can…

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