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Karl Grossman: The racial strife of recent weeks in the U.S. has reverberated on Long Island

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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Karl Grossman: The racial strife of recent weeks in the U.S. has reverberated on Long Island

The racial strife of recent weeks in the U.S. has reverberated on Long Island as it also has in the rest of the nation. “I’m really pleased with the turnout. It’s more than I expected it to be and it’s truly a multiracial crowd,” said organizer Vanessa Vascez-Corleone at a recent demonstration in Riverhead. “People […]

Karl Grossman: See “Indian Point” – a film about the long problem-plagued nuclear power plants

Sunday, July 17, 2016

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“Indian Point” is a film about the long problem-plagued Indian Point nuclear power plants that are “so, so risky—so close to New York City,” notes its director and producer Ivy Meeropol. “Times Square is 35 miles away.” The plants constitute a disaster waiting to happen threatening especially the lives of the 22 million people who […]

Assemblyman Dean Murray: A Push to Penalize Opt-Outs is A Push to Penalize Long Island Students and Parents

Sunday, July 17, 2016

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Assemblyman Dean Murray (R – East Patchogue) recently criticized U.S. Education Secretary John B. King, Jr. for his continued his push against schools that have high opt-out rates of Common Core testing. Secretary King is pushing for new regulations that would penalize schools who have more than five percent of students refuse to take the […]

Karl Grossman: PSEG has had a very sorry record as THE Long Island utility

Monday, May 23, 2016

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PSEG, a Newark, New Jersey-based utility, was foisted on Long Island to be THE utility on the island by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. His father, Governor Mario Cuomo, had undermined Long Island having a democratically-run public power entity determining its energy future, a Long Island Power Authority. After LIPA was created in 1985, he […]

Karl Grossman: Time for the major parties in Suffolk to again initiate a cross-endorsement ban

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

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  Is it time for the major parties in Suffolk County to again initiate a cross-endorsement ban barring election deals with minor parties? I’d say yes. In 1972, then Suffolk Republican Chairman Edwin M. “Buzz” Schwenk and Suffolk Democratic Chairman Dominic Baranello launched a ban on such deals. They said that minor parties were having […]

Karl Grossman: Former Rep. Mike Forbes, A Ministry in Service

Thursday, April 14, 2016

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  A former Long Island congressman, Mike Forbes, long on a political path, is now on a spiritual path—and he sees a clear connection. It’s an unusual journey for an ex-politico. Forbes who from 1995 to 2001 represented New York’s lst Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives will receive a master’s degree in […]

Karl Grossman: A welcome intervention into the Wild West of the Web

Thursday, April 7, 2016

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A bill authored by State Senator Kenneth LaValle that would ban the sale on the Internet of various academic documents including term papers and essays was approved by the State Senate on March 2. It is a welcome intervention into the Wild West of the Web. The measure is now being considered by the State […]

Karl Grossman: Suffolk’s Perils of Depending on Sales Tax

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

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Suffolk County government remains in financial difficulty. At the start of this year, Suffolk Executive Steve Bellone declared a “state of fiscal emergency” for county government for the fifth straight year. He directed county departments to set aside 10 percent of planned expenditures in many accounts. He also gave himself control over hiring by other […]

Karl Grossman: Goose Stepping on Long Island

Thursday, March 17, 2016

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There is a remarkable split among Democratic officials in New York’s 1st Congressional District

Thursday, March 10, 2016

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Karl Grossman: Nitrogen. It’s become a dirty word on Long Island

Saturday, March 5, 2016

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Karl Grossman: Unless Trump is rejected, we could be on the cusp of a huckster becoming president of the United States

Monday, February 29, 2016

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Karl Grossman: An energy revolution is happening east of Long Island

Saturday, February 27, 2016

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Karl Grossman: Long Island’s history of hate and the Courageous who stood tall against it

Saturday, February 20, 2016

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Pope Francis: Democrats “absolute evil”

Saturday, February 20, 2016

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