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Jimmy Breslin

Jimmy Breslin appears in the following:

True Mafia Tales

Friday, December 26, 2008

Jimmy Breslin tells some fascinating tales of the American mafia, from mistaken identities and crooked cops, to murder. His new book is The Good Rat: A True Story.

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Wars Up Close

Friday, December 26, 2008

Veteran war correspondent Martin Fletcher explains how he’s coped with seeing violence up-close for 30 years, from Rwanda to Afghanistan. Then, Jimmy Breslin's fascinating stories of the American mafia. A look at the new animated documentary "Waltz with Bashir." Plus: Toni Morrison on her latest novel!

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True Mafia Tales

Tuesday, March 04, 2008

Jimmy Breslin tells some fascinating tales of the American mafia, from mistaken identities and crooked cops, to murder. His new book is The Good Rat: A True Story.

Event: Jimmy Breslin will be speaking and signing books
Thursday, March 6 at 6:30pm
New York Historical Society
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Dodging Bullets

Tuesday, March 04, 2008

Veteran war correspondent Martin Fletcher explains how he’s coped with seeing violence up-close for 30 years, from Rwanda to Afghanistan. Also: Jimmy Breslin's fascinating stories of the American mafia. Then, get out the popcorn for some movie talk: the latest in our Political Projections film series looks into ...

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Mailer for Mayor

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Jimmy Breslin talks about what it was like to be Norman Mailer's running mate when the late author ran for mayor in 1969.

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The Fate of Pakistani Lawyers

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Many of the protesters getting arrested by the government in Pakistan are lawyers, and human rights activists say their fate is uncertain. Find out how New York lawyers are trying to help their counterparts in Pakistan. Also, a Daily News reporter talks about last night's fatal police shooting in Brooklyn. ...