All the press and politicians want to talk about when it comes to COVID-19 are numbers: cases, deaths and vaccinations. Nowhere in the discussion is the effect it is having on our young people, particularly those in their teens and early 20s, who are venturing into the adult world. This
City Councilman Paul Koretz warns that doing away with parking requirements for housing developments near transit could backfire.
Waiving patent protection for corporations so more people can have access to COVID-19 vaccines is the only humane option.
In America about 30% of the public, 40% of Marines and 48% of Congress are refusing the COVID-19 jab. Mike Yeadon, former Pfizer vice president and science adviser, and Sherri Tenpenny are two of many medical experts who claim that these vaccines can generate spike proteins that alter people’s DNA and affect their immune systems. This, they believe, is going to result in various illnesses and deaths over the next year or two. The journal Microbiology & Infectious Diseases recently reported...
It's about time Puerto Rico be made a state so all its residents pay federal income taxes. They have been getting our tax dollars for almost 70 years. As far as the new state's political leanings, they will not make a bit of difference. America will have reinvented itself by
Joe Biden and the Democrats’ attacks on former President Trump for his perceived clumsy handling of the coronavirus onslaught was a main theme of all the Democratic presidential candidates. Mr. Biden was slyly misleading the preoccupied American public that by electing him, they would also be getting a doctor in the White House during this huge health crisis. This “doctor” is of course President Biden’s wife, professional student Jill Biden, who has long perpetuated the flagrant deception that...
Positions should be based on merit. Man, woman, Black, white, brown — who cares? Unfortunately, the elite class does. That's how they keep their power. Distinctions are made by division. They are conjuring up elements out of our prehistoric past and giving biased power. Call this phenomena neanderthal moronism. Elites
We have problems that should have been fixed with a common-sense approach, but the Democratic president and House and Senate majority are opposed to anything that will end the wrongheaded determination that all police officers are racist. The fact is that police officers are a diverse, multiracial group of people who respond to calls for help or assistance, including traffic violations, domestic and mental issues and criminal actions — and they are not aware beforehand of a suspect’s race.
The Issue: The city Department of Education’s move to substitute Indigenous People’s Day for Columbus Day. The New York City Department of Education’s initial decision to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous People’s Day was a maladroit bit of revisionist pandering (“Erasing Columbus in the Dark,” Editorial, May 6). However, the DOE’s belated tacking on of
I want to make people aware of a social problem which seems to receive very little attention: ageism and age discrimination. I never understood why I’ve felt mistreated by a lot of people I have known in the world of politics in recent years, but I believe I may have found the answer.