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Religion can warp the mind

by Marlene Winell and Valerie Tarico for Alternet “I am 30 years old and I am struggling to find sanity. Between the Christian schools, homeschooling, the Christian group home (indoctrinating work camp) and different churches in different cities, I am a psychological, emotional…

Obama & Christie tangle over Ebola response

President Barack Obama chided Governor Christie Christie over mandatory quarantines for travelers, which medical professionals say is an overreaction to Ebola and a likely way to inspire panic and fear rather than steps that will stop the disease in its tracks. “When…

General seeking lost wristwatch

A Rahway native who served as a US Army general recently lost an expensive timepiece that has sentimental value to her and she is offering a reward to any good neighbor who finds and returned the wristwatch. General Janis L.…