Jihadist Travel Ban: Rational Immigration Policy

The rogue ruling by a federal judge in Hawaii Wednesday, imposing a temporary restraining order aimed at interfering with an Executive Order calling for the vetting of travelers from six failed countries, notorious for Jihadist activity, hours before it was set to go into effect;...
Posted On Mar 18 2017

The Elephant In The Room – A Response From The Jewish Federation Of Rockland County

Dear Editor, At a time when government officials, community leaders and citizens are speaking about the increased number of anti-Semitic, bias and racist incidents across the country, The Rockland Voice has posted an opinion piece ( ‘The Elephant In The Room – Is...
Posted On Mar 06 2017

The Elephant In The Room – Is Anti-Semitism Rising In Rockland County?

The question du jour is whether anti-Semitism is rising in Rockland County. We believe the answer to this question is an emphatic ‘NO!’  However, it is perhaps time that there be an open discussion about Rockland’s “Elephant In The Room.” [This...
Posted On Mar 05 2017

Tattle-talers in the Tombs: The plot thickens

The Rockland County Sheriff’s Office has endured the critical eye of close examination by the Rockland Voice editorial board writers in recent weeks.   For the sake of good order and in the best public interest, we turn that same eagle eye to those making the accusations...
Posted On Mar 02 2017

State of the Union Address: Americanism Arrived

The first State of the Union Address by the 45th President of the United States announced the arrival of Americanism.  The President was selling the idea that it feels good to be an American and Americans are buying it. In front of the entire nation, he sincerely asked the U.S....
Posted On Mar 01 2017

The Tyrant In The Tombs. Part 3 – Call A Plumber Lawsuits Are Flooding Sheriff Falco’s Jail

Recently there has been yet another interesting turn of events in Sheriff Falco’s Rockland County Jail which has been the subject of several articles in Rockland Voice. The first article was a Letter to Rockland Voice written by several retired and resigned corrections...

An American Principle – The Bonding Process

Letter To The Editor Rockland Voice An American Principle: The Bonding Process By Peter M. Bradley Why has the Rockland County Democratic Party lost their bond and trust with the residents of Clarkstown and Rockland? I consider myself to be a good friend of Julie Globus, yet I...
Posted On Feb 20 2017

Walking A Fine Line

Letter To Editor Rockland Voice Subject: The Garvey Affect – The Takeaway By Julie D. Globus “The ultra orthodox Hasidic community’s abusive treatment of women is epic. In that community, women must separate themselves from men, must dress as they are told, are forced...
Posted On Feb 18 2017

Today In History – February 17, 1801 Thomas Jefferson Is Elected 3rd President Of The U.S.

On February 17 1801, the House broke an Electoral College stalemate to elect Thomas Jefferson of Virginia as the nation’s third president. Jefferson’s hard-won victory served as the climax to one of the most rancorous presidential campaigns in U.S. history and resolved a...
Posted On Feb 17 2017

Policy of Commonsense: Mr. Trump Goes to Washington

In a far cry from the classic Frank Capra film “Mr. Deeds goes to Washington” starring Jimmy Stewart as the sympathetic, wide eyed idealist turned overnight Senator clashing face first into the reality of Washington power politics; President Trump came out swinging at...
Posted On Feb 09 2017