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  • Do We Want To See Beheading Videos Banned?

    She said she came from another country where she had her own culture and own religion, but because of America's First Amendment, she could practice her religion here freely. This was the sentiment expressed by a student in my First Amendment-related...
  • 'They See Us Differently': Dad's Words Echo

    'They See Us Differently': Dad's Words Echo
    It's the summer of 1968. Dad is giving my older brother Ron and me the facts of life talk about being black in America in general, and with regard to the police in particular. Don't run, talk back, resist or make any sudden movements that would give the...
  • SCSU Education School Placed On Probation For Three Years

    HARTFORD — The State Board of Education put Southern Connecticut State University's School of Education on probation Wednesday for three years, despite pleas from university officials not to do so. Before the board's vote was taken, Stephen...
  • Book Bucks Vs. Student Needs

    Southern Connecticut State University forbids those who sell textbooks — other than the official campus store — from advertising on campus. That policy is required as part of the contract the college has with the campus store operator. A...
  • Body Cameras Should Be Standard Police Gear

    Body Cameras Should Be Standard Police Gear
    Instead of arming police with military equipment as if they were panzer divisions, the federal government ought to equip every local force that wants them with body cameras. These small-as-a-pager body-mounted devices record everything that happens...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Superintendent Of Catholic Schools Announces Distinguished Administrator Award

    Superintendent of Schools for the Archdiocese of Hartford, Dr. Dale R. Hoyt, announced that Mrs. Maria Testa, Principal of St. Stephen School in Hamden, CT has been named as the 2014 - 2015 Archdiocesan Distinguished Catholic School Administrator. Mrs....
  • Barbara DeGenevieve, provocative artist, dies

    Artist Barbara DeGenevieve was daring in her work, deliberately pursuing subjects grounded in questions of power, class, gender and sexuality, and consistently eliciting controversy and political criticism. She sought to promote public discussion of...
  • Four Students Receive Scholarships Through The Hospital For Special Care

    NEW BRITAIN - The Hospital for Special Care recently announced it has provided scholarships to four area students for their academic achievements.  The students each received $2,500 for their studies in the health care field. Sarah Louise Ercorli, a...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hospital for Special Care Gives $10K in Scholarships to Four Local Students

    Hospital for Special Care (HSC) recently honored four area students for their academic achievements. The students each received a $2,500 scholarship to support their future endeavors in the healthcare professions. Sarah Louise Ercorli received The...
  • High Ideals and Partisan Politics Mix In Amendment Issue

    High Ideals and Partisan Politics Mix In Amendment Issue
    HARTFORD — When Connecticut voters get ready to cast their ballots this November, they will be asked to decide an issue that combines high-minded ideals with down-and-dirty political calculation. At stake is a proposed amendment to the state...
  • The Four Rules To Getting A's

    Aaaahhh. Back to school time is upon us. Such a time of promise and anticipation, and I, Easy A. Harris, am looking forward to giving every one of my students an A. Yes, I am. OK, seriously, there were some of you who read my Easy A column last spring...
  • Our Nation Of Immigrants Forgets Its Past

    Lady Liberty's lamp has been lowered. Its light flickering. The huddled masses are no longer wanted — be they tired or poor, be they homeless or hungry, be they adults or children threatened and yearning to breathe free. The welcome light has...