(photo: Michael Appleton/Mayor's Office)
The political imbalance in New York City between business and “anti-business” forces is becoming untenable.
What is happening here has been in the works for many years and was not difficult to predict. Rising income inequality and the perception of a corrupt ruling class brought us the Tea Party movement, Occupy Wall Street, and the 2016 presidential candidacies of both Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump.
As the nation gears up for the 2020 presidential race, rhetoric pitting “corporate...