Editorials
The state independent redistricting commission has released a draft of their proposed congressional districts that will likely help two Hudson Valley incumbents. Former County Executives Pat …
As we enter Black History Month, it is essential to reflect on the significance of preserving and restoring the burial grounds of former slaves and other African Americans. These sacred sites stand …
Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Meta and founder of Facebook faced an angry audience on Capitol Hill last week. Zuckerberg, after some prodding at a U.S. Senate Judiciary hearing on the impact of social …
Letters to the Editor
On September 17, 2017 Governor Cuomo signed Executive Order 170 which forbid “state officers or employees from inquiring about immigration status in most cases where that information …
I may have boxed myself into a corner. The “Case against humanity” will just have to wait. I promised it for this week and loyal readers have said they are waiting with bated breath, but …
The recession that many economists predicted hasn’t happened. On the contrary the economy is improving and growing nicely. America recently received good news on the economic front. The Bureau …
Do you ever think how we got here as humans? Do you realize that within the history of things, we just arrived, that we humans are brand new to the universe? Every month we discover a tidbit more …
If Texas continues to transfer the many undocumented workers who continue to dare the border, no doubt attracted by the opportunities created by Governor Greg Abbott’s economic policies of low …
It’s the never ending battle for dignity and respect. Caregivers for the disabled and elderly are still making barely enough pay to justify the work they are expected to do. Homecare workers …
While congress is investigating social media, including Facebook for its effects on children, including influencing child suicide, there is another aspect of Facebook that should be looked into. …
I know it is raining. What else is new? Rain with heavy white flakes like pieces of white bread falling; the ground is white, but barely so. Under the sheet of snow is mud. The mud season now runs …
It may not always be easy to find ways we as individuals can help lessen the negative effects of Climate Change in our community. A warming winter brings us flooding along the river valleys and the …
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