War Does Not Produce Prosperity

Many bad ideas go under the rubric “Keynesian economics,” but perhaps the worst is that government spending — no matter what kind — can genuinely stimulate of an economy and increase the general welfare.

The Business Case for Fair Elections

This year, the United States Supreme Court reversed years of precedent limiting how corporations may spend money to influence elections. This decision will substantially increase the importance of corporate influence in politics—both in determining who gets elected and how they decide once they are in office.

Protesters Demonstrate Outside Immigrant Detention Center

ELIZABETH — On Sunday, protesters demonstrated outside an Elizabeth warehouse building that was converted into the privately-administered Elizabeth Detention Center, where immigrants are held while waiting for the federal government to determine their immigration status or while awaiting repatriation.

One Year After Breaking Ground, Crabiel Hall Is On Target

MIDDLESEX COUNTY — It was one year ago this month that College and county officials gathered in a parking lot on the Middlesex County College campus to break ground for Crabiel Hall, a state-of-the-art building that will house classrooms, computer labs, multipurpose rooms, offices and a culinary demonstration kitchen.

Painting The Mall Pink To Promote Breast Cancer Awareness

EDISON– In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Menlo Park Mall is joining with other Simon Property Group malls in the NY/NJ region to Paint the Mall Pink, a grassroots program designed to highlight breast cancer awareness that will also feature pink elements throughout the mall during the month of October.