Editorial: A Deadly Charity

I once donated to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), as I’m sure many others have, because who can resist those commercials urging us to...

Editorial: Juss Desserts

Empire actor Jussie Smollet was recently arrested for falsely reporting to the police that he had been the victim of a hate crime. Smollett...

Editorial: When Anti-Zionism Becomes Anti-Semitism

My social media pages have blown up since Rep. Ilhan Omar from Minnesota made a blatantly anti-Semitic post on Twitter. Omar, on Feb. 10,...

Editorial: Was Amazon’s Price Too High?

As of press time, Amazon announced it is rescinding its decision to build what was being dubbed Amazon HQ2. Back in 2017, when Amazon...

Editorial: Doggy Deception

A woman brought her dog to a casual restaurant I dined at recently. I didn’t think much of it until the manager came by...

Editorial: Hung Out To Dry

"If giving water to someone dying of thirst is illegal, what humanity is left in the law of this country?" —No More Deaths volunteer...

Editorial: Misdirected Munificence

The latest chapter in Puerto Rico’s post-Hurricane Maria story is that Lin-Manuel Miranda is bringing his smash musical Hamilton to the island. Proceeds would...

Letter: Major Repairs Will Continue Delays

The ongoing cancellation and combining of trains due to problems in the East River Tunnels and other portions of the LIRR system due to...

Letter: Seeking Teens To Volunteer

I work at the Helen Keller National Center and I established a new group here at the center for teens/youths. It’s called the Helen...

Letter: Gillibrand Seeks Presidency

One of the worst-kept political secrets was Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s announcement about running for president. Many knew when she promised during her 2018 reelection...