Saturday, August 8, 2020

Privacy, Farewell! (And I’ll Pick Up the Rump Roast)

The Supreme Court has proclaimed that there is an absolute Right to Privacy hidden in the Constitution, one that apparently went unnoticed during the first two centuries of the...

Good Healthcare Isn’t Good Without Access

American medicine is the finest in the world. Whether it’s judged by the number of new medicines we discover, or the capabilities of the latest healthcare technologies we develop,...

Considering the Turns Not Taken

Although I wouldn’t quite consider myself a daredevil, summertime generally ends up being when I indulge the more adventurous side of my personality. And so I found myself this...

Help the Homeless: Support ‘Tiny Homes’ Legislation

People are building micro-housing around the country as a means to address our nation’s affordable housing crisis.

The Taxing of Nonprofits

New Jersey faces a catastrophic $40 billion unfunded pension gap — the difference between the money the state currently has on hand in the state’s pension funds and what...

The Life & Death of Buildings

As an architect specializing in projects that involve cultural and institutional landmarks (I have worked on an addition to the New Jersey State House and the upcoming renovation of...

Does the Tax Law Spell Doom for Charities?

According to Linda M. Czipo, the President and CEO of the New Jersey Center for Non-Profits, the Republican tax-reform will have a “devastating impact on nonprofits and communities they...

From an Advo-Cat

Editor’s note: In the aftermath of several editorial columns referencing the importance of animals, particularly dogs, in the lives of people, we received the following correspondence:I felt obligated to...

Interchange

A former newspaper reporter and magazine editor, Lee Seglem is assistant director of the New Jersey State Commission of Investigation (SCI) in Trenton and former board chairman at the...

Thirteen Things They Don’t Teach You About Marriage

The day this print edition comes out, June 15, 2011, is my 13th wedding anniversary. As good a reason as any to make my case that knowledge is power.If...

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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.