Author Archive: Bill Orr

About Bill Orr

University of Virginia Masters in English. Have lived in Argentina, Panama, Delaware, Virginia, California, NYC, and New Jersey for the last 25 years. Former editor and manager at McGraw-Hill, former President of Gay Activist Alliance of NJ, founder of NJ ActUp, and North Jersey Community Research Initiative (NJCRI) in Newark.

Venezuela: A Humanitarian Crisis

Venezuela, once the wealthiest nation in South America because of its oil, now faces the Western Hemisphere’s worst humanitarian crisis in recent memory. United Nations refugee officials said Nov. 8 over 3 million refugees and immigrants had fled their homeland….
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Almost everyone agrees that NJ is facing a budget crisis. Next month Governor Murphy will present his Budget Address. He must go strong on offense.  To continue to balance the budget and move his progressive agenda forward the governor has…
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