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To the editor:  Today, as true Americans fight the good fight to uphold the last vestige of freedom, we are reminded of Frederick Douglass’ words, Lest We Forget: “Those who … more
To the editor: The Hyde Amendment first passed in Congress in 1976.  At the time Medicaid paid for 300,000 abortions a year.   The bill was held up in the courts until 1977 when it … more
To the editor:  I was born and raised at Amalgamated Houses, and have lived here most of my life. I am a long-time board member, former president, currently treasurer. I have worked with … more
To the editor:  I express no opinion on the Airbnb controversy. [Editor’s note: See the Oct. 6 article “Klein blasts Airbnb rentals”]. But your article’s comment that … more
To the editor:  We have been members of the Riverdale Community since 1967 and have lived on Ladd Road off of Palisades Avenue very close to the Hebrew Home.  This is a R1 zoned area … more
Come Nov. 1, the Spuyten Duyvil School (P.S. 24) will have been without a permanent principal for one year. Overcrowding problems have besieged the school for much longer. With more than 1,000 … more
To the editor: One of the problems of the city mishandling a problem is that it permits some of us to forget that the problem exists. This was the case with its affordable housing proposals … more
“Do you think he will come here?”  “I heard he is going to Osan Air Force Base tomorrow night.”  “Mr. Morford can’t you do something about … more
Once a month I visit my mother’s lifelong friend, Julia, where she lives in a nursing home on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. People assume I’m her daughter, but I tell them, “No, … more
To the Editor: Alvin Gordon (Sept. 29) singles out Islam as not being a peaceful religion, implying that other religions are.  In fact, Christians, Jews, Hindus, and even the - supposedly … more
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