Events for December 7, 2006

Baruch College hosts a panel discussion with David Seifman, Stan Brooks, Dominic Carter and Azi on the media coverage of the New York City elections.

The directors of the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation meet at LMDC headquarters.

The Israel Project hosts a briefing with Silvan Shalom, a Likud Party member and former Israeli Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister at the offices of Skadden-Arps.

The National Employment Law Project releases a report on restoring New York’s unemployment insurance program at the Mason Tenders District Council of Greater New York.

The Assembly holds a hearing on the high rate of suicide attempts by Asian and Hispanic women at 250 Broadway.

Ground will be broken for new low-income housing at 115 West 137th Street, at Seventh Avenue.

Environmentalists will hold a rally in support of accused “eco-terrorist” Daniel McGowan in Foley Square.

The Stonewall Democrats host their annual holiday party at the LGBT center.

—Nicole Brydson