Death Wish VI: On the Turning Away

Ten years ago, Dan Henninger of the Wall Street Journal wrote that a then-recent issue of the Sunday Times “asked famous New Yorkers to identify New York’s golden age. At least four identified the 1970s as the golden age:”

  • wallyj180

    I looked at that picture and immediately thought ‘South Bronx’.

    Back in the 70’s I visited NY quite often, mainly for the thrill of it all and the music.

    If that was the ‘golden age’, New York is in for some very tough times.

  • Frau Katze

    Interesting article. Cop killings and the city going broke is edgy and artistic!

  • DMB