We must never forget 9-11

Word out of Washington D.C. this past weekend was that President Trump was entertaining the idea of hosting peace talks at Camp David with the Taliban that would also include President Ashraf Ghani …

Compromised presidency

Just in case you were sleeping or drinking the kool-aid, or was distracted by some idiotic statement or executive action, there is more evidence that stupid is a compromised, (puppet) of Putin. 1. …

Florida nearly hit by 3 hurricanes in 3 years

Hurricane Irma hit Florida in 2017, Hurricane Michael in 2018, and in 2019 Hurricane Dorian just missed Florida. If it had hit Florida, the state would have held an unfortunate record of getting …

Larkin’s lifetime of public service

For William J. Larkin Jr, who passed away this past weekend at the age of 91, retirement was never really an option. He worked almost to the very end. Last December, just two weeks shy of leaving …

Republican Party defers to Trump world

I did some online research to get our national debt numbers. When Trump took office our national debt was $19.9 trillion dollars. Since then our debt, as of this past February, increased to $22 …

Xenophobic child abuse?

The letter in the August 28 edition of the paper, that advocated incorporating specific religious beliefs with the law of the land, missed a number of points. Nobody wants to use surgical abortion as …

Medicaid Expansion fighter in the opioid battle

Thirty-six states and Washington, D.C. have Medicaid Expansion and this program, which funds the drug Buprenorphine, which helps opioid addicts overcome their addiction instead of dying from it when …

Do we really need new license plates?

New Yorkers have an opportunity to choose a new license plate by voting on line for one of five new designs. (Visit now.ny.gov or our Facebook page to find out how). Voting closes Sept. 2 at 11:59 …
Conservatives should be leading the fight for climate change

As seen by the large swarms of young people marching the streets of Washington D.C. in support of the “March for Science”, for many young Democrats climate change has been their top …

Planned Parenthood defunded

The Pro-life movement is alive and well, and is picking up momentum. Not only have we gained victories in Georgia and Alabama, but now we have a defunding of Planned Parenthood. I, for one am very …

Fair boycott

I know many people boycotted the Ulster County Fair this year because the Fair Committee was forced to cancel the performance of the band Confederate Railroad. There were many people, like me looking …

On buying parts of countries

Rumor has it that President Putin of Russia and President Xi are in a bidding war to buy New York and California. President Trump of the United States has not responded, even to the point of calling …

Solar stock may be a very strong investment

Some Solar stocks have already been winners and according to the guidance will continue to be for a long time. What follows are reports about Solar Edge (SEDG) and Enphase Energy (ENPH), my …

Stewart loses another carrier

Another setback for travelers out of New York Stewart International Airport was experienced last week, when Norwegian Airlines announced that it was suspending the remainder of its service out of …

Rise above this crap

In Wednesdays, August 14, 2019 southern Ulster Times you printed a letter from a simple man by the name of John Habersberger of New Paltz which accuses President Bill Clinton and his wife Secretary …

Guns and drugs

It turns out the killer of 9 people in Dayton, Ohio had cocaine, anti-depressants, alcohol and other drugs in his system so doesn’t that make the killings drug rather then gun related? It …