Politics, Anti-Semitism and a ‘Mighty Mouse’

Political blowback, accusations, and blame continue since the astonishing results of the November Clarkstown elections. Many underdog candidates that originally were given no “realistic chance” of winning office have recently been sworn into their newly elected...
Posted On Jan 12 2016

East Ramapo School District – The Struggle Must Go On!

  Letter to Editor of Rockland Voice From: County Legislator Cris Carey The failure of the New York State Senate to pass a bill appointing an empowered fiscal monitor in the East Ramapo School District is a disgraceful and unacceptable result for anyone who values the...
Posted On Jun 28 2015

Of Course You Realize This Means War!

  Open political warfare within the Democratic Party erupted on Tuesday night at the Rockland County Legislature meeting. The opening salvos could be heard from behind the closed doors of the Democratic caucus meeting as the public slowly trickled into the auditorium. While...

East Ramapo Children Victimized By Politics

  To: Editor Rockland Voice From: County Legislators Carey and Hofstein The children of East Ramapo were once again victimized by politics on Tuesday night when the Multi-Services Committee of the Rockland County Legislature failed to move forward with a proposed resolution...
Posted On May 02 2015

Our Broken Government – East Ramapo And The Idiots In Albany

  An article in today’s Journal News suggests that the arguments in Albany about the East Ramapo School Board revolve around the question as to whether State Intervention in appointing a monitor would be a ‘unique circumstance’ or a ‘dangerous...

Congresswoman Lowey Is Disappointed? Me Too!

  To The Editor Rockland Voice From Robert Rhodes – Chairman Preserve Ramapo Nita Lowey has recently sent out another one of her “courageous” public relations statements in defense of liberalism.  It includes a suggestion that we communicate where we feel...

Civil Rights And The East Ramapo School Board

“I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” – Elie Wiesel People constantly...

Yehuda Weissmandl’s Letter to Cuomo — Deceptive, Occasionally Delusional, and Likely Ghostwritten

  Letter to Editor December 5, 2014 Michael Castelluccio Preserve Ramapo The State’s fiscal monitor, Hank Greenberg, had delivered his report on the deplorable conditions in the East Ramapo School District laying much of the blame right at the door of the Board of Education...

Fiscal Monitor Blasts East Ramapo School Board

The State-appointed fiscal monitor of the East Ramapo school district wants a legislative intervention that would give an appointee veto power over the board’s “bad decisions.” If enacted, the Board of Regents-backed proposal by the monitor, attorney Hank...

A Picture Worth A Thousand Words

Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Governor Cuomo, we are delighted to know that you have an intimate and ongoing dialog with our poor Hasidic...
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