Author: Staff Report

Playing politics with pandemic

When a contagious, deadly pandemic swept around the globe, people looking for guidance to Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who is leading the World Health Organization (WHO) as director-general, learned that one very real danger involves individuals who exploit the situation…

Attorney General is a disgrace

The Department of Justice, led by the attorney general, has a unique role in our government. The attorney general, as the nation’s top law enforcement official, is entrusted with ensuring that the department acts with impartiality and independence to uphold…

Perth Amboy antics diminish democracy

Supporters of Councilman Helmin Caba, who is seeking the unseat Mayor Wilda Diaz, were observed pasting Trump stickers on her signs as nearly 5,000 of the city’s 27,000 registered voters have cast ballots in the largely vote-by-mail election. Experts say…

Biden is best qualified

Former Vice President Joe Biden should be elected to lead the United States of America ?? because he has demonstrated leadership and integrity that far exceeds the characteristics displayed by his opponent. First off, Biden is not President Donald Trump.…

Pope sounds Clinate alarm

Pope Francis used a prerecorded TED talk that was streamed on Saturday (Oct. 10) to urge policymakers to side with science and to deal with climate change as a “moral imperative.” “Science tells us each day with greater precision that urgent action…

Court pick concerns Catholic progressives

Elizabeth Ajiduah took to Twitter late September, asking progressive and LGBTQ-friendly Catholics to come forward. It was four days after President Donald Trump had nominated Amy Coney Barrett to succeed Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the U.S. Supreme Court. The national…