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In Obama’s war on hackers, everyone loses

by Joshua Kopstein For weeks, President Barack Obama has been pushing a set of controversial cybersecurity proposals. He mentioned the plans prominently during his State of the Union address, driving home the need for new legislation using that classic political…

We Are Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

by Senator Raymond J. Lesniak Last Thursday, on Dr. King’s birthday, I demonstrated with members of 32BJ, the SEIU union which represents workers at Newark Airport. These workers receive minimum wages and no health benefits for the hard work they do…

Elizabeth homicide under investigation

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that took place Thursday night in Elizabeth. Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Friday that the victim was identified as Teyvon Ray, 20, of Elizabeth. Police rushed to the area of Bond and…

Residents disapprove of Christie’s leadership

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

Fourteen months after winning re-election with a whopping 60 percent of the vote, Governor Chris Christie is tanking with New Jersey voters, according to a new poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind. The Republican governor and potential 2016 contender faces a divided…