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Teens Report Onslaught of Bullying During Divisive Election

  8 months ago     305 Views     Leave your thoughts  

In a survey of 50,000 teens, some 70 percent reported abusive behavior across months of a notably angry presidential campaign.…

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Callous Las Vegas Comments by CBS Legal Exec. Expose What We’ve Become

  2 weeks ago     3234 Views     Leave your thoughts  

In the face of tragedy in this country, decent people set aside politics and personal agendas and come together to help and to be supportive of victims. We pray, we donate, we take action, we offer solace to those who need it most. The tragedy in Las Vegas wasn't even 24 hours old when Hayley Geftman-Gold, Vice President and Senior Counsel, Strategic Transactions at CBS posted an extremely callous comment on Facebook: “If they wouldn’t do anything when children were murdered I have no hope that Repugs will ever do the right thing. I’m actually not even sympathetic bc country…

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Sorry LoHud, You’ve Got Dookies in Your Pool On The Tappan Zee Bridge Issue

  1 month ago     2319 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Re: Your editorial about the name of the new bridge: Actually, Journal News, you don't.  You don't have to call the new bridge anything that you don't want to call it. You see, there is something called freedom of speech in this country. There is also something called freedom of the press.  It's more than just a something, it's actually an amendment, the First Amendment in fact, to the Constitution of the United States of America and it's a very important one. You seemingly contradicted yourselves here: "Associated Press style, to which we try to adhere, says to use and capitalize the…

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The City of Suffern Revisited

  8 months ago     2415 Views     Leave your thoughts  

The time has come to revisit the City of Suffern initiative that I have previously brought up. A number of years ago I did a tremendous amount of research on this issue. I conferred with then-mayor Trish Abato and former Village of Suffern Attorney Terry Rice. As a full service village, Suffern still has to pay more than $1.5 million each year to the Town of Ramapo and we receive very little in return. As many would agree, we have taxation with little or no representation. I would argue that we have only a single voice advocating for our residents…

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