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As Warren's poll numbers have jumped, it's worth taking a closer look at her message about wages and costs.
Letter: Schools should welcome investment
Reader letters to Newsday about Long Island schools, MTA unions and more.
Young: A revisionist narrative of slavery
Evidence refutes the idea that colonists declared independence to protect slavery.
Editorial: After due process, Pantaleo firing was proper
Police officers must continue to do their jobs every day by following the law, department rules and their training.
Opinion: See Matt Davies' latest cartoon
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Opinion: Why universal health care isn't enough
Can universal access to health care really solve the problem of health inequality in the United States? The answer is no.
The Point: Helping LIers understand water usage
The Point is Newsday's daily opinion newsletter.
Opinion: Let's take a closer look at Socialism
Many Americans are on record as being opposed to socialism. Yet most find it difficult to define just what socialism is.
Opinion: Listen to Stacey Abrams
Voter suppression not only undermines our democracy and the legitimacy of elected officials; it also changes outcomes.
Letter: Cuomo's 'tantrum' was unacceptable
Reader letters to Newsday about Chris Cuomo, the Statue of Liberty and more.
Opinion: A sport that lost track of main asset
Reports of deaths of thoroughbreds threaten future of legendary horse racing.
Bromund: Why Europe should look inward
It's easy to blame Trump for the decay of transatlantic relations.