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Promises piling up, patience wearing thin

Angry protesters gathered in Elizabeth outside the legislative offices of Senator Joe Cryan and Assemblywoman Annette Quijano to demand action on stalled legislation that would allow undocumented immigrants to obtain a driver’s license. Twelve states, the District of Columbia, and…

Opinion: Which side are you on?

by Randi Weingarten President, American Federation of Teachers Our country’s history abounds with moments when Americans had to choose which side they were on: Independence or loyalty to the Crown. Jim Crow or civil rights. Marriage equality or discrimination. War…

Ohio teen charged with supporting ISIS terrorism

An Ohio teenager was been arrested on charges of attempting to provide material support to ISIS-affiliated foreign terrorist organizations. Naser Almadaoji, 19, an Iraqi-born naturalized U.S. citizen, was arrested Wednesday at John Glenn International Airport in Columbus, Ohio. Federal officials…