Tag: muslim

OPINION: Muslim Republican Paramus Council Candidate Reda embodies GOP’s path forward

Adapt or die. It’s a common phrase in business practice, but it’s premise is no less applicable to the political world. Political parties or movements which fail to adapt to changing demographics and the needs of citizens will lose power Read More

Donald Trump hits all right notes in address to Arab leaders

The president of the United States did America proud in addressing Islamic leaders from 50 countries Sunday in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It was truly a historic occasion. Not in my lifetime do I remember an American president simultaneously addressing so Read More

No child brides allowed in N.J., Senate panel says

TRENTON — Taking a stand against forced marriages, a state Senate committee Monday approved a bill that would prohibit anyone younger than 18 from getting married. If passed, the bill (A3091) would make New Jersey the first state in the Read More

Judge Who Halted Trump Ban Once Declared ‘Black Lives Matter’ From The Bench

The federal judge who who ruled President Trump’s immigration ban must be temporarily stopped Friday made national headlines last year when he declared “Black Lives Matter” from the bench. U.S. District Judge James Robart, a George W. Bush appointee, recited Read More

Christie blasts Trump’s advisers, calling president ‘ill-served’

TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie defended President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban on citizens from seven Muslim-majority nations on Tuesday night, insisting its chaotic implementation was the result of the president’s staffers bungling its roll out, and not the president’s Read More

Huh? Dem Congressman Rips Trump For ‘Fulfilling Campaign Promises’

I’ve seen a LOT of bizarre lines of attack in my 9-ish years covering politics, Save Jerseyans, but this one might take the cake? Congrats, Frank Pallone (D, NJ-06). You’ve earned a dubious honor! The veteran New Jersey Democrat Congressman certainly isn’t Read More

Explained: The American Left’s Disconcerting #TravelBan Meltdown

There’s a lot at play here in this travel ban meltdown news cycle, Save Jerseyans, but I want to try and explain what’s going on out there by traveling as close to the source as we can. So much of what Read More