Thomas Lopez-Pierre

City Council Hopeful Apologizes To Jews

12/20/2012

A City Council hopeful says he was “insensitive” when he called on minority leaders to oppose a “white/Jewish” candidate.

Thomas Lopez-Pierre

Jewish Council Candidate Uses Foe's 'Hate' For Fundraising

12/10/2012

Mark Levine, the Upper Manhattan City Council Candidate who hopes to represent a heavily minority district, is hoping that a widely condemned email by an opponent highlighting Levine's race and religion will bring in some campaign cash.

Levine: Say no to hate by sending me money.

Council Hopeful Targets Jewish Opponent In ‘Racist’ E-mail

Lopez-Pierre warns of ‘white/Jewish’ ‘thief in the night’; incumbent, Jewish groups blast message.

11/27/2012
Assistant Managing Editor

City Council hopeful Thomas Lopez-Pierre says he is opposed to rival Mark Levine’s candidacy because of Wall Street contributions Levine has received. Also, he says, Levine might not stand up to what some perceive to be the Upper Manhattan neighborhood bully, Columbia University, because he has a graduate degree from Harvard, another Ivy League school.

Thomas Lopez-Pierre, left, makes “divisive” ethnic pitch against Mark Levine.
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