If we want to stop the war, we’ll have to end the peace! As probably just about everyone here today knows, everyday life in peacetime is deadly for people all over the world. Many people die but many more survive for living deaths — lives without hopes or dreams. There’s
.. the primary creative force will be the collective actions of the mass seeking to solve the great social problems which face them in their daily lives. Intellect will play a high role, higher than ever, but it will be the intellectual activities of millions of men, dealing with realities.
I live in Brooklyn but, since this is not only a Brooklyn story, let’s start with New Jersey. Two developments catch my attention. The first is an effort by the state’s Department of Education to “take over” the public schools in Newark, the state’s largest city and home to
Long Island is probably best known to many people across the United States as the place where Howard Stern, the early morning radio talk show personality and now best-selling author, was raised. If they listen to his show or read the book, they may conclude that Long Island is