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‘Dark Money’ is the hidden history of the radical right

Dear Editor: Something which I find to be very disappointing about many political "Conservatives" in 2020 is something that 12-time award-winning and prize-winning journalist JANE MAYER emphasizes in her award-winning book---"DARK MONEY: THE HIDDEN HISTORY...

Tom Seaver Made Us Believe

Dear Editor: Tom Seaver passed into eternity. His death on August 31, 2020 was a tremendous loss to baseball fans in the New York Metropolitan Area. By 1967, baseball in New York was the laughingstock of...

On Reading Homer

Dear Editor: "Heroic Age" my ass: Armed men and their king Sailing the wine-dark sea Landing on a hostile shore Where other Heroes wait. No time to think, it's Chop stab slash to-- Prove your manhood? You bury your friends Drink to the dead Sleep...

From Civic Duty to Feeding Frenzy

Dear Editor: What has become of us? I have read with a mixture of disgust and exasperation some of the letters and opinion pieces in this paper relating to the 2020 census. The basic gist of...

With support, New Jersey’s farmers can deliver climate solutions

Dear Editor: In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, uncertainty was everywhere. Would the virus spread, and where? What did this mean for day-to-day life? Pretty quickly, that uncertainty showed up at the grocery...

60th Anniversary of the Olympic Games in Rome

Dear Editor: August 25th marks the 60th anniversary of the start of the XVII Olympiad held in Rome, Italy. The summer Olympics of 1960 gave us a glimpse of athletes who would have a significant...

Honor the American Worker on Labor Day

Dear Editor: The labor movement has striven to improve working conditions, to create workplace democracy, and to actively participate in labor-management decision-making. The many benefits, protections, and rights that workers enjoy today would never have...

Pandering For Votes As A Strategy Is Morally Wrong

Dear Editor: A lot of conservative-Republicans tell me that Democrats pander to minority groups, and not because they genuinely care about these people, but because they need their votes. By 2042-2044, more than 50 percent...

Report North Bergen Abuse to the NJ Attorney General

Dear Editor: How is it that after voters approved a $65 million school bond in a special referendum that officials PROMISED BEFOREHAND would end overcrowding in North Bergen schools and enable the illegal preschool to...

The Priest of All Priests

Dear Editor: It is a shame that the Holy Rosary Feast has been cancelled this year. The feast would have been the perfect opportunity to remember and pay tribute to Monsignor Gerard Santora. August 28,...
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