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Calling state and local taxes 'charitable contributions' is corrosive deception.
Editorial: NYC mustn't prolong Garner case
Delay should have been abandoned long before Officer Daniel Pantaleo's NYPD proceeding this year.
Letters: The president vs. 'the Squad'
Reader letters to Newsday about President Trump's comments toward four Democratic congresswomen.
Editorial: Reuse of water can preserve supply
Nassau's sewer operator deserves praise for a program expected to save up to 300 million gallons of groundwater per year.
Opinion: See Matt Davies' latest cartoon
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Filler: Zeldin's struggle between loyalty and friendship
Zeldin conceded that Trump should have stuck to policy disagreements.
The Point: Zeldin is friends with Pressley, but sticks by Trump
The Point is Newsday's daily opinion newsletter.
Opinion: What has Omar done that Trump hasn't?
It's really Omar who's the focus of Trump's rhetoric.
Opinion: What do Republicans stand for in 2019?
What does the GOP stand for in the Age of Trump?
Letter: Stirred up about deportation, detention
Reader letters to Newsday about deportation of migrant families.
Young: Deny Trumpism an intellectual base
To shed xenophobic image, conservative movement must repudiate the president.
Editorial: The president should not divide
His tweets about four women in Congress are bigoted and dangerous.