Politics and Government

Big City: More Women Deserve Statues in New York. Here Are 10.

Few women are lionized with public monuments in New York, and as the city prepares to redress that, we asked readers who should be memorialized. Here is what they told us.

Jason Spencer, Georgia Lawmaker Duped by Sacha Baron Cohen, to Resign

Two days after footage showed him yelling racial epithets on Mr. Cohen’s series “Who Is America?,” Mr. Spencer has decided to step down from office.

Sacha Baron Cohen Is Duping Republicans. Is He the James O’Keefe of the Left?

Mr. Cohen’s Showtime series, “Who Is America,” has used deception to embarrass G.O.P. figures, similar to the way Mr. O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has targeted liberals.