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Congress has the opportunity and responsibility to ensure the viability of clean-energy tax credits.
A grave time for America
It's easy to shrug off Washington as a partisan sewer. But that's too superficial a description for the crisis upon us.
MTA should rethink hiring of Nassau exec's husband
The agency should explain why it needs outside counsel -- and hire someone without potential conflicts of interest
Why President Trump can't end 'endless wars'
Trump has promised to deliver victory in America's "endless wars," but his Pentagon chief acknowledges that isn't possible.
Podcast: Newsday and Levittown
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The Point: Robert Moses debate continues
The Point is Newsday's daily opinion newsletter.
Black and brown children not represented in children's books
A graphic found that animals were featured as characters more often than non-white children in books published in 2018.
Young: Anti-Semitism's new visibility
In some nations, anti-Zionism is taking the form of Jew-bashing.
See Matt Davies' latest cartoon
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The FBI inspector general's report is also bad news for Dems
Democrats might want to show a bit more humility.
Rename Robert Moses State Park? Hmm...
Reader letters to Newsday about Robert Moses and conservative politics.
Amazon's 1,500 new jobs are no comparison to a new HQ
Democratic officials need to acknowledge the facts.
Trump and Saudis, a disturbing affinity
Trump's message after the shooting deaths of three U.S. soldiers was about the Saudi king's condolences, not the victims.