Sean McElwee and Alessandra Biaggi. Alessandra is running to unseat NY Senator Jeff Klein, the leader of the rogue Independent Democratic Conference. Alessandra Biaggi for NY Senate at Sean's Happy Hour January 18, 2018 in Politics Sean and Alessandra. Bobbi Barnett, Sean and Alessandra. Bobbi Barnett and Alessandra. Alessandra. Sofie Karasek (right), an activist reimagining justice for sexual assault. See her NYTimes op-ed at https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/22/opinion/campus-sexual-assault-punitive-justive.html.