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North Jersey - Opinion

Murphy: Honor Dr. King with service to your NJ community

15 hours ago

Dr. King's leadership offers relentless guidance for hope

15 hours ago

Will Democratic Party coalition collide in fight to replace Weinberg?

1 day ago

Just as events during Reconstruction did, the Capitol insurrection will fail

4 days ago

To manage vaccine demand in Paterson, it will take a war effort

2 days ago

Did Trumpism die in the trashing of the Capitol? | Kelly

9 days ago

Biden must end the pandemic, spur the economy. And then look to fix NJ/NY mass transit

3 days ago

We can defeat COVID-19 — if we unite

2 days ago

Paterson's priorities: Fight crime and COVID, continue development

9 days ago

Letters to the Editor

1 year ago

Kelly: America ignored warnings that Capitol would be attacked. Why? -- After 9/11, U.S. law enforcement said it would pay attention to terror warnings. So why did cops ignore the threat on the U.S. Capitol? -- Mike Kelly

15 hours ago

A house divided: We must all work to unite the nation -- Lincoln spoke of a house divided. We're back in that house today — and we need both hands to repair it.

15 hours ago

We can hope history won't repeat itself — but Fritz Oppenheimer's experience is a warning -- The United States my husband's grandfather would have said, is not perfect. He thought it superior to all other nations in pursuing democracy for its citizens. -- Life

1 day ago

Faith community can host vaccine sites -- There are vast numbers of synagogues, churches and mosques located in virtually every community that could be deployed to help in this vaccine effort.

2 days ago

View All Photos -- January editorial cartoon gallery

13 days ago

Polycentricity will save American democracy -- America benefits from its polycentricity — its multiple sources of competing power and influence, rather than just one seat of power at the center.

2 days ago

My family fled Mao. Capitol riots are a reminder | Chao -- My parents fled Asia fearing that a cult-like leader would destroy not just freedom and the economy, but common decency.

2 days ago

Capitol riot: Rudy Giuliani must be held accountable -- Rudolph Giuliani must be held accountable for his role in inciting the Trump mob's assault on the U.S. Capitol

3 days ago

While questions on Jan. 6 persist, the Capitol Police deserve a salute -- As we hold parties accountable to the fullest extent of the law, I'd urge Americans to not lose sight of the Capitol Police heroes of Jan. 6.

3 days ago

FOR SUBSCRIBERS - Campaign begins: 5 reelection themes outlined in Murphy speech - Phil Murphy's State of the State address was a likely preamble to the messages we'll hear during his reelection quest in New Jersey. Charles Stile

3 days ago

With Trump gone, social media may never be the same -- Following last Wednesday's events, social media platforms, like much of America, may be changed forever.

4 days ago

NJ workforce can no longer be hindered by barring former prisoners -- NJ workforce can no longer be hindered by barring former prisoners.

4 days ago

Capitol riot: The way forward is unity -- Only in unity — social, racial and political unity — can we keep our republic, and make it better than it's ever been.

4 days ago

The January Insurrection | Moving Mountains -- Wednesday's insurrection in D.C. was not some spontaneous event, spurred by momentary passions.

5 days ago

' A republic, if you can keep it' | Opinion -- America must remain vigilant lest the cancer which has infected its body politic reemerge.

2 days ago

Changing Horizons means meeting the new demands of NJ healthcare -- New Jersey should not continue to enact laws placing unnecessary restrictions on Horizon.

9 days ago

Royalty and peasantry — or democracy: Which will we choose? -- Restoring honesty to our national dialogue will go a long way to reduce the polarization and to reunite America.

9 days ago

Stile: NJ Republicans condemn violence, but not Trump -- New Jersey Republicans fell short of condemning President Donald Trump in the wake of the Wednesday riot at the U.S. Capitol. -- Charles Stile

9 days ago

Editorial: Republicans, make the choice, reject Trump -- Republicans must reject the rabble — and its leader. It's time for Trump to go and for Trumpism to end.

9 days ago

Biden inauguration CEO: 'One nation' of America must endure -- Tony Allen, president of Delaware State University, calls on the nation to constructively move forward from the attacks on the U.S. Capitol

9 days ago

The Trump era is a high water mark for civic engagement. But we should be careful what we wish for -- The Trump years have done what all the American history teachers failed to do -- make citizens of us. But as Wednesday's riots prove, that could be a mixed blessing

7 days ago

Anarchy in America: We the People cannot stand for it | Editorial -- America must move forward from the brink we nearly faced at the U.S. Capitol: an authoritarian overthrow of the people's will.

9 days ago

With legal weed coming to New Jersey, U.S. must open doors for cannabis research -- As recreational cannabis comes to New Jersey, the U.S. must open the possibility of further research.

10 days ago

Did Trump pandemic advisor Scott Atlas commit public health malpractice? -- The Chancellor of New York Medical College hopes that Scott Atlas will have to answer for failure to benefit patients and for causing great harm.

10 days ago

FOR SUBSCRIBERS - Stile: Why NJ congressman may have to support Trump, reject Biden win - Jeff Van Drew says he will reject the certification of the Electoral College vote. He doesn't have much of a choice but to stay loyal to Trump. Charles Stile

11 days ago

Sustain and Serve NJ can help local restaurants | Opinion -- The state's Sustain and Serve NJ initiative can bolster New Jersey's restaurants as they struggle in the pandemic.

11 days ago

As Biden heads to the White House, a lot is at stake for America -- In his acceptance speech Biden said "the very soul of America is at stake." And so it is. The year 2021 should be an interesting time.

12 days ago

Returning home to the house of faith: What will the future look like? -- People will come back to a place where they make a difference, where they are cared for, and where they feel the grandeur of being part of the biggest thing of all.

12 days ago

Let's remember all the things 2020 taught us — good and bad -- Here's to a less painful and more peaceful new year in 2021.

9 days ago

2020 REQUIRED RECALIBRATING GOALS — AND PLENTY OF GRIT -- After 2020, we know that we can endure — a great deal. With grit, we survived — and can continue to thrive in 2021.

20 days ago

Our reporters identified solutions to improve school bus safety. Now, let's make them happen -- Our reporters identified valuable solutions that, if made into New Jersey law, could improve school bus safety.

17 days ago

Opinion: Prominent NJ figures on how to survive 2020 -- This NJ group includes a former governor, a James Beard Chef, an internet superstar, a Rutgers Law dean, two medical professionals and a rock star.

18 days ago

Learning meaning of patience comes after COVID battle -- We must preserve our patience — identify the things we can control and work hard to make them happen.

19 days ago

Bandiera: Joy we get from music is essential to who we are -- People need music on their radios in their cars and they need to see live bands, but it's not out there, except for streaming on a computer, or small outdoor venues until it got too cold.

19 days ago

As New Jersey battled the COVID-19 pandemic, compassion held first responders together -- We will remember the love and compassion that kept us together along with the horrible loss and sadness.

20 days ago

Cannon: Restaurants will always rebound with resilience -- Restaurants are far from dead — and they've seen worse than the pandemic. With resilience, they'll rebound.

20 days ago

McGreevey: Faith in service is given, not received -- In a pandemic, as the god of consumerism offers no solace, we return to faith

20 days ago

Laughter was essential to surviving 2020 -- Humor was as important as hand sanitizer and social distancing in surviving 2020

20 days ago