Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, November 21, 2017th at 10am EDT

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large delves into the hyper-local, county, national, and international news arena with commensurate analysis. This segment airs from 10am-12Noon. Share your perspective or inquiry by calling: (347) 205-9201. Listen “Live” or “On Demand”… use this hyperlink code to access some or part of the broadcast … http://tobtr.com/s/10408867  

Hezi ArisYonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Tuesday, November 21, 2017th at 10am EDT

Opioids — Legalized Homicide!
By BOB WEIR

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Recently, in a “60 Minutes” episode on the legal drug distribution business, which aided and abetted the proliferation of opioid drugs, a whistleblower named Joe Rannazzisi told a frightening tale of greed and corruption in the pharmaceutical industry. Rannazzisi was in charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Office of Diversion Control. That’s the division that regulates and investigates the pharmaceutical …

Hezi ArisOpioids — Legalized Homicide!
By BOB WEIR

Legislator David Tubiolo Helps Pass Law Extending Tax Exemption for Veterans

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Legislator Tubiolo Supports Veterans WHITE PLAINS, NY — November 20, 2017 — In a unanimous vote last Monday night, November 13th, Westchester County Legislator David Tubiolo (R-District 14-Yonkers & Mount Vernon), Chair of the Westchester County Board of Legislators’ Committee on Seniors & Constituencies, joined with his colleagues in passing a Local Law that will extend the County’s property tax …

Hezi ArisLegislator David Tubiolo Helps Pass Law Extending Tax Exemption for Veterans

Ya Never Know: A Thanksgiving Tale
By GAIL FARRELLY

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        Like a Boy Scout, I’m always prepared. Or at least I try to be. After all, I’m forty years old and have been in charge of at least fifteen Thanksgiving celebrations to date. I’m certainly not lacking in Thanksgiving expertise. But how can you prepare for an attempted robbery, a smackdown undertaken by an old lady, …

Hezi ArisYa Never Know: A Thanksgiving Tale
By GAIL FARRELLY

Thanksgiving Day: Revisited
By PHYLLIS C. MURRAY

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Who is Justice? I would like to know. Whosoever she is, I could love her so; I could love her, though my race So seldom looks upon her face. ~ John Henrik Clarke   Thanksgiving is not that easy a subject to explore with students. The genocide of the Native Americans and Slavery, were part of an early American holocaust …

Hezi ArisThanksgiving Day: Revisited
By PHYLLIS C. MURRAY

John Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher, Michael Edelman, Esq., National Political Analyst, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, November 20, 2017 @10am EDT

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WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NY — White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher John Bailey engages in deciphering the outcome of the White Plains Mayoral and Common Council outcome, the FASNY go ahead majority vote despite concerns from varying fronts, and whether the political process demands more robust media, and if so, is media deficient in its capacity to report the news with gravitas? This …

Hezi ArisJohn Bailey, White Plains CitizeNetReporter Publisher, Michael Edelman, Esq., National Political Analyst, and Hezi Aris, Yonkers Tribune Editor-at-Large on Westchester On the Level – Monday, November 20, 2017 @10am EDT

Equivocation Undermined Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano
By HEZI ARIS

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The Political Hezitorial Yonkers City Hall Misread the Political Tea Leaves and Suffered the Consequences Barry McGoey Re-elected I.A.F.F. – Local 628 President; No Opponent, No Opposition Mayor Mike Spano’s Interference in the Merante, Orefice, Pagano Outcome Was a Mistake for Which They have Suffered Irreparably   YONKERS, NY — November 18, 2017 — The blustery winds of change could …

Hezi ArisEquivocation Undermined Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano
By HEZI ARIS

Merante Campaign Triumphs to Represent Yonkers City Council District 6

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YONKERS, NY — November 17, 2017 — “The election of 2017 is over. Matthew Orefice just called Anthony Merante to graciously concede in the Yonkers City Council District 6th  race .  Anthony accepted and thanked Mr. Orefice for a well-fought and spirited campaign. Mr. Merante is humbled and grateful for the trust placed in him by the residents of the 6th …

Hezi ArisMerante Campaign Triumphs to Represent Yonkers City Council District 6

TRANSLATING ISLAM: Luther, Islam, and the Lies that Cripple
By RAYMOND IBRAHIM

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In “Islam’s Expansion Across Europe: Not Martin Luther’s Fault,” one Paul Gottfried pretends to respond to my article, “The Pro-Islamic West: Born 500 years Ago.”  While many of his own readers saw through and exposed his misrepresentations in the comments sections more thoroughly than I ever would have, Gottfried’s piece is still worth examining if only for the important lessons …

Hezi ArisTRANSLATING ISLAM: Luther, Islam, and the Lies that Cripple
By RAYMOND IBRAHIM

Governor Cuomo Slams Betrayal of New York Representatives Who Voted for House GOP Tax Bill

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Governor Cuomo to New York Representatives: “You don’t work for your political leaders. You work for the people who elected you. And this was a betrayal of the people who elected you because this will hurt their constituents.” Yesterday, November 16, 2017th, “there was a vote that has significant consequences for the State of New York, which is the tax …

Hezi ArisGovernor Cuomo Slams Betrayal of New York Representatives Who Voted for House GOP Tax Bill