Statement to Hudson County Freeholders

The following statement was delivered at the Hudson County Freeholders Meeting July 12: To the Board of Chosen Freeholders of Hudson County: My name is Steve Ramshur, and I live in Weehawken. I stand before you as a proud 20 year resident of Hudson County, as a person of Faith, and as the Director of Read More …

West New York issues statement of support for immigrants, but no new policy

Thanks to Mayor Felix Roque and the West New York Board of Commissioners for taking the time and effort to create a Resolution that affirms their support for the safety and well-being for all members of their community, regardless of their documentation status. I look forward to further steps towards supporting a truly “Fair and Read More …

After the March

I love marches, and always have. They are an opportunity to transform the isolation of fear and anger into joyous community. To sing, to drum, to dance in the street. To tear down walls. I woke up sick on Friday, coughing, sneezing, dizzy. By Saturday morning, it was clear that I should not be marching. Read More …