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Letters to the Editor, Opinion columns, Editorials

Showing 3/26/2017 to 1/22/2017

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Opinion: Trump is dragging us into another war…and no one is talking about it

Quietly, while Americans have been focused on the ongoing drama over repealing the Affordable Care Act and the new... (Read more)

3 / 26 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTS director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTS. Shout Out to the Norwalk Education Foundation for awarding more... (Read more)

3 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: It’s time for Connecticut to join the National Popular Vote Compact

Jonathan Perloe is a spokesperson for National Popular Vote CT, a grassroots movement advocating for adoption of the National... (Read more)

3 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Proposed Husky cuts could have a devastating impact on patients in need

Craig Glover is CEO of Norwalk Community Health Center in Norwalk. Ludwig Spinelli is CEO of Optimus Health Care... (Read more)

3 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: It’s way past time for tolls

Susan Bigelow is an award-winning columnist and the founder of CTLocalPolitics. She lives in Enfield with her wife and... (Read more)

3 / 26 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTS director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTs. Shout Out to Norwalk’s Middle School Math and English Teachers... (Read more)

3 / 19 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTS director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTs. A BIG Shout Out to the Norwalk Board of Education... (Read more)

3 / 12 / 2017

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Opinion: Schools at a crossroads – Decisive action versus divisive actions

The past week has seen promising strides towards securing the future of Norwalk’s schools. In collaboration with Mayor Harry... (Read more)

3 / 5 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTS director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTs. Shout Out to the Norwalk Police Department for co-hosting the... (Read more)

3 / 5 / 2017

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Opinion: Not waiting 15 years

Do you think it is fair that most of Norwalk’s 11,000 students have to wait up to 15 years... (Read more)

2 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: A new way forward for Connecticut and its property taxpayers

Joe DeLong is the Executive Director of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM), Connecticut’s largest nonpartisan, statewide association of... (Read more)

2 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Bailing out XL would widen town-city divide

Terry Cowgill lives in Lakeville, blogs atctdevilsadvocate.com and is news editor of The Berkshire Record in Great Barrington, Mass.... (Read more)

2 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: The ideology of critical thinking

Barth Keck teaches English, including Journalism, Media Literacy, and Advanced Placement Language & Composition, and is an assistant football... (Read more)

2 / 26 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Manners, empathy, and respect for others – what some call ‘political correctness’

Sarah Darer Littman is an award-winning columnist and novelist of books for teens. A former securities analyst, she’s now... (Read more)

2 / 25 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Stand against Trump’s deportation plans

Susan Bigelow is an award-winning columnist and the founder of CTLocalPolitics. She lives in Enfield with her wife and... (Read more)

2 / 25 / 2017

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Please join me (once again) in opposing the $300,000 Mileage Tax Study

  As Yogi Berra put it, “it is déjà vu all over again!”   Last year we thought we... (Read more)

2 / 19 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTs director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTs. Shout Out to the Fairfield County’s Community Foundation for awarding... (Read more)

2 / 12 / 2017

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Stand together in solidarity against anyone who would divide us

Dear Norwalkers, As many of you know, yesterday flyers were distributed with a white supremacist message and placed in... (Read more)

2 / 7 / 2017

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Opinion: A reckless slide toward war with Iran

Since the inauguration, the White House has taken several ham-handed escalatory steps that bring into question whether Trump and... (Read more)

2 / 5 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Gambling it all away

Susan Bigelow is an award-winning columnist and the founder of CTLocalPolitics. She lives in Enfield with her wife and... (Read more)

2 / 5 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Legalize recreational cannabis or become a flyover state

Terry Cowgill lives in Lakeville, blogs at ctdevilsadvocate.com and is news editor of The Berkshire Record in Great Barrington,... (Read more)

2 / 5 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTs director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTS. Shout Outs this week go to organizations and individuals who... (Read more)

2 / 5 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTs director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTS. Shout Outs this week go to organizations and individuals who... (Read more)

1 / 29 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: It’s not perfect, but Affordable Housing Appeals Act works

Gary Winfield is a state Senator from New Haven and West Haven. It is effective, enduring, and revenue neutral.... (Read more)

1 / 29 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: The 401(k) failure is an inconvenient truth

Sal Luciano is Executive Director of Council 4, a union representing 32,000 workers. Once upon a time, there was... (Read more)

1 / 29 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Is Connecticut’s bottle law beyond ‘redemption?’

Terry Cowgill lives in Lakeville, blogs at ctdevilsadvocate.com and is news editor of The Berkshire Record in Great Barrington,... (Read more)

1 / 28 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Our government must stand up

Susan Bigelow is an award-winning columnist and the founder of CTLocalPolitics. She lives in Enfield with her wife and... (Read more)

1 / 28 / 2017

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CTNJ/Opinion: Stop normalizing sexual assault

Sarah Darer Littman is an award-winning columnist and novelist of books for teens. A former securities analyst, she’s now... (Read more)

1 / 28 / 2017

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Who are you?

It was 27 minutes into the governor’s 30-minute long State of the State address when he delivered these few... (Read more)

1 / 23 / 2017

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Opinion: Norwalk ACTS director’s weekly shout outs

Anthony Allison is the executive director of Norwalk ACTS Shout Out to the members of Norwalk ACTS’ TEAM Summer... (Read more)

1 / 22 / 2017

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