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.

A step forward for community news

“We believe that positive social change, racial justice and meaningful engagement in public life require equitable access to technology, diverse and independent ownership of media platforms, and journalism that holds leaders accountable and tells people what’s actually happening in their…
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Cannabis and a Doggy Story 

Lulu my lovable but aging pet who is blind and deaf is now suffering increasingly from arthritis. She has difficulty standing up, slips, and stumbles. She already receives glucosamine and chondroitin, an over-the-counter supplement which helps, but not enough. A…
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