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…

Gov. Chris Christie should debate Jim Keady

We would like to see Republican Gov. Chris Christie follow through on his challenge to debate Spring Lake resident and former Asbury Park councilman Jim Keady. Christie has been known for shouting down critics but his courage seems to wane when he is…

Veterans Day celebrated

by Middlesex County Freeholder Ronald G. Rios Veterans Day signified the end of World War I, it ended at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11thmonth.  Hence, Veterans Day is celebrated on the 11th day of the 11th…

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…