Editorial: Politicizing The Dead

When the body of Iowa teen Mollie Tibbetts was found last week, the 24-hour news networks gleefully frenzied over the detail that her alleged...

Editorial: Where The Sidewalk Abuts

Early one morning, I was out walking my dog—in the spirit of full disclosure, she is a very small dachshund mix named Honey. She...

Editorial: Beyond The Book

Hell hath no fury like a librarian scorned. That’s the truth Panos Mourdoukoutas, an LIU Post economics professor and department chair, found out last...

Editorial: I Am The Danger

These days there seems to be only two kinds of mail delivered to our homes: garbage and bad news. Last week, I was the...

Editorial: They Published The Next Day

Anton Media Group, the publisher of the newspaper you are reading right now, is not a big newsroom—there are less than 20 individuals on...

Editorial: Kenneling Children Is Un-American

Of all the horrors to be reported in the news this past year, what is happening at the U.S.-Mexico border is the most astonishingly...

Editorial: No Reservations

When news broke that chef, writer and television host Anthony Bourdain had committed suicide via hanging while filming an episode of Parts Unknown in...

Editorial: Four Quick Takes

The news moves too fast these days. In an effort to comment on all that was amusing and irritating last week, I present four...