The Strokes exhibits in a virtual fundraiser for the New York mayoral candidate Maya D. Wiley. Julian Casablancas will also talk to Wiley about “his plans to revive the city’s economy,” according to a press release. The event is held on Saturday, May 15, at 7 pm in the East.
Maya Wiley was a former lawyer for the release of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. “I’ve been a fan of Maya for a long time,” Casablancas said in a statement. “I wanted to reach out to him even before he announced his campaign. When he announced that he was running for mayor, I was so happy that someone so brainy, solid and caring was running for any office, especially to lead the city that we all come from and love so much.Maya’s total commitment to racial and social justice has been very inspiring to all of us and we are not too excited to do it with her this end of week. ”
As in Stereogum Julian Casablancas spoke with Wiley opponent Andrew Yang in November for Rolling Stone communication series SOS – The World Is A Chaos. that Office has partnered his mayorship ran in January 2021.
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