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Letters to the editor: Oxnard Metrolink collision

By   /  Friday, March 6th, 2015  /  Letters to the Editor, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Letters to the editor: Oxnard Metrolink collision

With California traffic congestion becoming more and more of a problem, the train is going to be a vital mode of transportation and the infrastructure of public train transportation must be improved.

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Op/ed: Health care reform is ultimately a question of justice

By   /  Friday, February 27th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Health care reform is ultimately a question of justice

The courts aren’t justice but merely symbols of our desire to be just — yet so many of our moral issues end up adjudicated there.

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Op/ed: Spiritual centers provide refuge from a plugged-in world

By   /  Friday, February 20th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Spiritual centers provide refuge from a plugged-in world

From this centered place, each of us can return to our lives and our relationships with integrity and mindfulness.

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Op/ed: Five tax deductions you should not overlook

By   /  Friday, February 20th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Five tax deductions you should not overlook

Did you run up expenses searching for a new job in 2014? Or did you use your car while helping out at a soup kitchen? Are you a self-employed person who paid Medicare premiums out of your own pocket? If so, you may be eligible for one of the many tax deductions that people often Read More →

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Op/ed: Shadow banks are coming out of the shadows — and gaining popularity

By   /  Friday, February 13th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Shadow banks are coming out of the shadows — and gaining popularity

In attempting to crack down on bank excesses, Dodd-Frank has given birth to a whole new world of non-regulated finance.

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Op/ed: Everything we know about recessions might be wrong

By   /  Friday, February 13th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Everything we know about recessions might be wrong

Economists are simply frightened of models where bad permanent things can happen by random chance — even if the data show that’s what really happens.

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Op/ed: Love, money and the perils of debt: a Valentine’s Day tale of caution

By   /  Friday, February 6th, 2015  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Love, money and the perils of debt: a Valentine’s Day tale of caution

By Lisa Spiwak As the calendar turns to February, most of us are thinking about Valentine’s Day and romance. This is a lovely thing for the most part. In the state of California, it can also ruin your life if you are not careful. Everyone who lives in California knows that we are a community Read More →

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