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David Dinkins Deserved Better

His mayoralty was not the overt failure it once seemed.

david dinkins - New York Magazine
5:31pm PST - November 24th, 2020

'Mr. Dinkins, would you please be my mayor?': Joy remembers the life and legacy of David Dinkins

Joy remembers the life and legacy of Fmr. New York City Mayor David Dinkins and how Rudy Giuliani’s white grievance politics of that era set up Donald Trump’s eventual political career.

david dinkins - MSNBC
4:54pm PST - November 24th, 2020

Al Sharpton remembers former NY Mayor David Dinkins

Rev. Al Sharpton remembered former New York Mayor David Dinkins as an early pioneer in the calls for racial equality happening across the U.S. today. (Nov. 24)

david dinkins - USA Today
11:27am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins, New York's first and only Black mayor, dies at 93

Tt was his role in the 1991 Crown Heights riot that would most define his mayoralty.

david dinkins - The Jerusalem Post
8:39am PST - November 24th, 2020

NYC’s first Black mayor, David Dinkins, has died

Dinkins's death comes just weeks after the death of his wife, Joyce, who died in October at the age of 89.

david dinkins - Al Jazeera English
8:22am PST - November 24th, 2020

Former NY Mayor Dinkins honored at stock exchange

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins was honored with a moment of silence Tuesday at The New York Stock Exchange. Dinkins died Monday. He was 93. (Nov. 24)

david dinkins - USA Today
8:17am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins, New York City's first and only Black mayor, has died at 93

David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City's first Black mayor, has died.

david dinkins - USA Today
7:10am PST - November 24th, 2020

Pioneering New York City Mayor David Dinkins dies at 93

David Dinkins, the first African American mayor of New York City, has died at age 93, according to multiple reports. The New York City Police Department said that officers were called to his home...

david dinkins - The Hill
5:48am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins, New York City's first African-American mayor, dies at 93

Dinkins died Monday, the New York City Police Department confirmed. Initial indications were that he died of natural causes.

david dinkins - USA Today
5:47am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins, NYC's first Black mayor, dies at 93

David Dinkins, who became New York City’s first African-American mayor, died Monday at the age of 93. The Morning Joe panel remembers his life and legacy.

david dinkins - MSNBC
4:45am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins, NYC's first Black mayor, has died at 93

Calm, dignified, soft-spoken mayor had only one term due to a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment and his mishandling of a race riot in Brooklyn.

david dinkins - CBS News
4:36am PST - November 24th, 2020

NYC's First Black Mayor, David Dinkins, Has Died

NEW YORK — David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City’s first African American mayor, but was doomed to a single term by a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment and his mishandling of a riot in Brooklyn, has died. He was 93.

david dinkins - Breitbart News
4:22am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins: NYC's first and only Black mayor dies aged 93

Initial indications suggest death related to natural causes

david dinkins - Independent
2:51am PST - November 24th, 2020

Video of Rudy Giuliani Conceding to David Dinkins in 1989 New York Mayoral Election Goes Viral

"It's very important for the future of our city that we all come together and I want you to show that spirit," Giuliani told supporters in his 1989 concession speech.

david dinkins - Newsweek
2:01am PST - November 24th, 2020

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david dinkins - Independent
12:42am PST - November 24th, 2020

David Dinkins, New York City's 1st Black mayor, dies at 93

David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City's first African-American mayor, but was doomed to a single term by a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment and his mishandling of a race riot in Brooklyn, has died. He was 93.

david dinkins - CBC News
11:50pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

David Dinkins, New York City's first Black mayor, dies at 93

Dinkins, who spoke lovingly of New York City at his inaugural address as a "gorgeous mosaic," beat Rudy Giuliani in 1989 to become mayor.

david dinkins - NBC News
11:21pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins, the city's first African American mayor, dies at 93

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins, the city's first African American mayor, has died at age 93.

david dinkins - CNN
11:17pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

New York City’s first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, has died

David Dinkins is survived by his son, David Jr. and daughter, Donna and two grandchildren

david dinkins - The Hindu
11:09pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

Former NY City Mayor David Dinkins dies at 93 - reports - Reuters UK

David Dinkins, who served as New York City's first and only African American mayor during the 1990s, died on Monday. He was 93.

david dinkins - Reuters
10:57pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

David Dinkins, NYC's first Black mayor, has died at 93

Calm, dignified, soft-spoken mayor had only one term due to a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment and his mishandling of a race riot in Brooklyn.

david dinkins - CBS News
10:47pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

NYC's first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, has died

New York City’s first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, has died

david dinkins - ABC News
10:25pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

David Dinkins, New York's first Black mayor, dies at 93

He led the nation's largest city during a difficult period.

david dinkins - Politico
10:22pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

David Dinkins: New York City's first black mayor dies

David Dinkins, who has died aged 93, served as the city's first and only black mayor from 1990-1993.

david dinkins - BBC News
10:09pm PST - November 23rd, 2020

NYC's first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, has died

New York City’s first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, has died

david dinkins - Independent
10:08pm PST - November 23rd, 2020
No better time to honor the legacy of NYC's only Black mayor David Dinkins on the Senate floor than today, while the first Black vice president was being sworn in simultaneously. 

I'm proud to have sponsored this resolution. https://t.co/NCBXo5Zjs4

No better time to honor the legacy of NYC's only Black mayor David Dinkins on the Senate floor than today, while the first Black vice president was being sworn in simultaneously. I'm proud to have sponsored this resolution. https://t.co/NCBXo5Zjs4

Senator Brian Benjamin (@NYSenBenjamin)
10:15am PST - January 20th, 2021

RT @NYSenBenjamin: Enormously proud today - on a day of hope and change - to be able to honor the late David Dinkins, a trailblazer not onl…

Marissa Coscia (@MarissaCoscia)
9:02am PST - January 20th, 2021

Enormously proud today - on a day of hope and change - to be able to honor the late David Dinkins, a trailblazer not only for NYC but for this entire nation. His legacy will live on. https://t.co/eeW2Hc0zhk

Senator Brian Benjamin (@NYSenBenjamin)
8:55am PST - January 20th, 2021

#NYSenate Resolution J102, sponsored by @nysenbenjamin and celebrating the life and exemplary career of The Honorable David N. Dinkins, former Mayor of New York City, has been adopted. https://t.co/jBzlxrzycW

New York Senate (@NYSenate)
8:52am PST - January 20th, 2021

RT @RNunezLawrence: @bdlimm @LiuNewYork FACTS. Race definitely played a factor. John was heavily influenced by1 of my political mentors Bil…

Victor Lions #BLM (@vicleolions)
8:37am PST - January 20th, 2021

RT @BillClinton: David Dinkins was an extraordinary public servant who made NYC fairer, better, and stronger. He was calm on the outside, a…

潘信仁pLS REN (@9H3mAxmaf8aLwMT)
4:54am PST - January 20th, 2021
RT @rubendiazjr: #RestInPeace Mayor David Dinkins, a New York City pioneer who opened the doors for all of us. https://t.co/QBNseqsSMw

RT @rubendiazjr: #RestInPeace Mayor David Dinkins, a New York City pioneer who opened the doors for all of us. https://t.co/QBNseqsSMw

Victor Lions #BLM (@vicleolions)
6:43pm PST - January 19th, 2021

RT @AvBronstein: @RudyGiuliani But in a gesture of conciliation, Mr. Dinkins invited Mr. Giuliani to dine with him. “As much as we disagree…

I wish U heaven (@blkjessrabbit)
6:17pm PST - January 19th, 2021

oops, typo earlier, I need a new keyboard - "See What You Missed" video SPORTS BALL 2015 #MLKweek #MLKday #MLK 10 min in video, amazing words of wisdom from NYC's finest, first African American to hold NYC Mayor Office, Mayor David Dinkins https://t.co/5Pw9rD17Td via @YouTube

Libertarian (@GBDaly)
11:15am PST - January 19th, 2021

"See What You Missed" video SPORTS BALL 2015 in celebration of #MLKweek #MLK 10 minutes into the video, amazing words of wisdom from NYC's finest, first African American to hole NYC Mayor Office, Mayor David Dinkins https://t.co/5Pw9rD17Td via @YouTube

Libertarian (@GBDaly)
10:00am PST - January 19th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

MissCrayon (@moughthere)
10:39pm PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Mayra Liranzo (@ladylovebug58)
6:23pm PST - January 18th, 2021

even at this late hour, it's heartening to see trump finally finding common ground with liberals like david dinkins, randi weingarten, the heads of half the NGOs & several unions in the city, all of whom personally wrote to silver's judge saying he doesn't belong in jail lol https://t.co/Cjv9cR5e2k

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4:58pm PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

I'm just Meri (@dnamami21)
4:55pm PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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3:32pm PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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2:47pm PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Mr NYC (@MrNYCBlog)
12:11pm PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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11:39am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

NYC Buildings (@NYC_Buildings)
10:41am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Tarique Rumi (@theonlytarique)
10:18am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Brownsvillain (@Brownsvillain)
10:04am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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9:49am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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9:16am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Regina Waynes Joseph (@rjcaliente)
9:11am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Chris Heywood (@HeywoodChris)
9:09am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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8:57am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

Victor Lions #BLM (@vicleolions)
8:23am PST - January 18th, 2021
nycgov: RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may have lost both of these great leaders, but their words and their values live on in the heart of New York City.… https://t.co/JAL7pJIB5f

nycgov: RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may have lost both of these great leaders, but their words and their values live on in the heart of New York City.… https://t.co/JAL7pJIB5f

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8:21am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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8:03am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:49am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:49am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:48am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:39am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:32am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:31am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:31am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:30am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:30am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:30am PST - January 18th, 2021

RT @NYCMayorsOffice: A few years ago, we sat down with former Mayor David Dinkins to talk about Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. We may hav…

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7:29am PST - January 18th, 2021