Monday, May 17, 2021

The Perfect Company: The Age of Speculation

We have entered the Age of Speculation — when the possible is valued more than the practical, the whimsical is desired more than the useful, and when belief is all that matters.

Addressing Injustice to Black Farmers

Black farmers face many challenges: The vast majority of farmers in New Jersey and throughout the U.S. are White, and many have the advantage of coming from families that have farmed the same land for generations.

A ‘Green Energy’ Job Future for New Jersey

Reviving the economy and creating new jobs presents a major challenge. Fortunately, the move to clean, renewable “green” energy will provide a huge boost to job creation.

Five Strategies for Cultivating Hope This Year

The raging coronavirus pandemic, along with political turbulence and uncertainty, have overwhelmed many of us.

Summer Camp: Kids’ Antidote to Pandemic Living

In the midst of the insanity of 2020, we learned that summer camp can become a beacon of hope, a lifeline towing them back to their normal selves.

The First Baby Boomer Is Turning 75. Okay Boomers?

In their last quarter of life, will the boomers be a generation of activist RBGs? To find out, I asked the First Baby Boomer.


We start looking forward to some celebrations with family and a Christmas tree — oops — I mean the Holiday tree!

A Surprise Role in a Cult Classic

Robbinsville musician and past U.S. 1 graphic designer Vaughan Burton shares his own thoughts on a hot new recording and how — despite being quarantined in New Jersey — he became one of its contributing artists.

I Read the News Today, Oh Boy

Forty years ago is the real landmark for me, and December 8 is the date lodged in my memory. That was the Monday night John Lennon was gunned down in front of the Dakota Hotel in NYC, where he lived with wife Yoko Ono and their young son Sean.

A Life Saving Prescription Drug Program for NJ

No one should be in the position of going without their prescriptions because they need to stretch their dollars. Yet, one in four people do.

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.