Trump administration wants to put a price on freedom of speech.

The Trump administration is none too happy about the right to speak and assemble peaceably — and, particularly, to protest — as we saw when the president found fault with the hundreds of thousands of women —and men — who marched on the National Mall following his election, not to mention the scientists who demonstrated […]

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Commentary: Finding common ground for tax-exempt charities and municipal services

By Linda Stamato and Sandy Jaffe Morristown denied the non-profit property tax exemption claimed by its largest employer, Morristown Medical Center, and set off a firestorm. The hospital’s parent, Atlantic Health Systems, challenged the denial of its claimed exemption. Across the state, non-profit organizations–and municipalities–are watching anxiously as a court decision could have far-reaching consequences. The Bernardsville News, […]

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30 Hours. 804 Dancers. One University: The Dance Marathon at Rutgers

by Linda Stamato/NJ Voices. The students did it again–big, bigger! Record-breaking, just like the last time. And the time before that. The dance marathon, in its 17th year, yielded a whopping $692,046.67 after thirty, long, grueling hours. It ended in triumph. The campus newspaper, The Targum, shouted the results on Monday morning. Six-hundred students attracted […]

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