Take Action: Tell NJTV to Tell Both Sides of the Story

NJTV’s narrative of its April 26 news broadcasts describes a segment:  “Professors protest at New Jersey’s universities, ” but the voices of the faculty, staff and students are excluded from the actual broadcast. Instead there is a five-minute interview with the William Paterson University President, whose representatives are making unreasonable demands of the education workers at the bargaining table.
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Rutgers University-Rowan Unversity plan can’t fly as is

By Gloucester County Times Editorial Board

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Staff photo by Lori M. NicholsCandis Jones, of Philadelphia, walks by the Rutgers University-Camden campus earlier this year.
Apparently, fools really do rush in where angels fear to tread.

The uproar over Gov. Chris Christie’s proposed “merger” — a takeover, actually — of the Camden campus of Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, by state-related Rowan University illustrates why politics and education don’t mix.…

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Gov. Christie, Cory Booker to deliver addresses at school choice conference in Jersey City

By The Associated Press

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John Munson/The Star-Ledger Newark Mayor Cory Booker, left, and Gov. Chris Christie will speak at a national conference on school choice this week in Jersey City.
JERSEY CITY —Gov. Chris Christie and Newark Mayor Cory Booker are the headliners at a national conference on school choice scheduled for this week in Jersey City.…

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