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Politcal Correctness Gone Wrong: The Bacon Ad Backlash

Politcal Correctness Gone Wrong: The Bacon Ad Backlash
BY JOE SINAGRA
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
COMMENTARY/OPINION

In Winooski, Vermont, we have our latest example of political correctness run amok.

The restaurant “Sneakers Bistro” decided to remove an advertising sign, something they were permitted to display by the city for sponsoring a beautification project, which referenced bacon after a Muslim woman reportedly complained about it in a community forum.

Sneakers Bistro removed the sign out of ‘respect for diversity’ and ‘concerns for safety.’

What safety concerns? The safety of the woman who complained?

 

New Jersey’s Food Stamp Failure: Hundreds of Thousands of Struggling New Jerseyans Losing Nutritional Benefits

New Jersey’s Food Stamp Failure: Hundreds of Thousands of Struggling New Jerseyans Losing Nutritional Benefits
BY JON WHITEN
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
COMMENTARY

New Jersey’s inadequate support of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) is resulting in the delay ...

Why The Militarized Police Response In Ferguson Should Matter To You And Your N.J. Town

Why The Militarized Police Response In Ferguson Should Matter To You And Your N.J. Town
BY MICHAEL HAYNE
NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
OPINION/COMMENTARY

If you've been watching the 24-7 horror fest that is the news as of late, you may not be able to tell the difference between what's war-torn Gaza...

This Sick Plan for Sick Leave Would Be Death Knell for N.J. Business

This Sick Plan for Sick Leave Would Be Death Knell for N.J. Business
BY JOE SINAGRA
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
OPINION/COMMENTARY

I’m still trying to figure out how State Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-32) came up with a proposal for one hour of sick leave for e...

Jersey Shore at Risk?

Jersey Shore at Risk?
BY DOUG O'MALLEY
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM

Shocking news: President Obama just took a huge step towards allowing offshore drilling on the Atlantic coast for the first time in more than 30 years. ...

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