The Meaning of Mother’s Day
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 235 235 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As May 14 th fast approaches my thoughts have drifted to the meaning and origin of this American Holiday. Mothers are honored and celebrated throughout the world and that is a good thi...
The power of Community
May 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have learned much during this past month, but one truth stands out: our community is special. When the announcement of the Save Marist NJ Campaign was released just a little over a m...
Thank you Representative Donald Payne Jr.
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the thousands of AARP members and their families in his Congressional district, we thank Representative Donald Payne Jr. for listening to his constituents and opposing the...
The proposed elimination of federal funding for the arts, museums, and libraries
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Where do I start?! I’ve already marched on January 21 in New York for women, and I’ll be in DC on April 29 to bring attention to climate change, as the Trump Administration seeks to ne...
Thank you Representative Donald Payne Jr
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the thousands of AARP members and their families in his Congressional district, we thank Representative Donald Payne Jr. for listening to his constituents and opposing the...
Trump blamed for Obama USDA actions
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In response to Elmer Leighton’s letter of 3/4/17, “Time to hurt animals,” I wish your research had gone further than automatically blaming President Trump for the removal of the Animal...
Gov. Christie, please care for those who care for our Wounded Warriors
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Governor Christie has an opportunity to honor the struggles many of our veterans and their families face when they come home. The Wounded Warrior Caregiver Relief Act (S750), is awaiti...
In response to Mr. Nunez
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In response to Mr. Nunez's "We're better than the bullying and hate we're seeing now" (2/4/17), the writer points to topics from Nazi ghettos, quoting Pastor M. Niemoller's poem, bully...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...
Dear Assemblywoman Jimenez
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I knew it would happen - Predicting Politicians is a no-brainer. I had scheduled a meeting to meet with your director after repeated attempts to meet with you personally concerning num...