Scenes From An Epidemic

Scenes From An Epidemic Posted on April 7, 2020 My column in Long Island newspapers and on LI news websites this week. This version in The Southampton Press and The East Hampton Press, April 6, 2020. Among the most moving words about the novel coronavirus outbreak were those of Governor Andrew Cuomo to National Guard troops involved in converting… Continue reading Scenes From An Epidemic

Why Does Journalism Matter?

Why Does Journalism Matter? Posted on March 25, 2020 By Karl Grossman Here’s an article by me just out in “The Journalism Issue” of The Waldo Tribune, “The Children’s Newspaper…that’s Read by Parents and Grandparents, too!” which has just started on its 30th year of publication.*** By Karl Grossman Journalism has been defined as the activity or… Continue reading Why Does Journalism Matter?

My New TV Program Is Out: “Trump Space Force: Turning the Heavens Into a War Zone”

My New TV Program Is Out: “Trump Space Force: Turning the Heavens Into a War Zone” Posted on February 14, 2020 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTZXruyAJgc&feature=youtu.be Trump Space Force: Turning the Heavens Into a War Zone Unless it’s stopped, Donald Trump will have opened space to war. Trump’s establishment of a U.S. Space Force as the sixth branch of… Continue reading My New TV Program Is Out: “Trump Space Force: Turning the Heavens Into a War Zone”

“Don’t Militarize the Heavens”

“Don’t Militarize the Heavens” Posted on January 5, 2020 By Karl Grossman My op-ed piece today in Newsday which circulates on Long Island and in New York City. Newsday January 5, 2020 Don’t Militarize the Heavens By KARL GROSSMAN President Donald Trump has signed the National Defense Authorization Act for 2020 that establishes the creation… Continue reading “Don’t Militarize the Heavens”

The Heavens Becoming A War Zone

The Heavens Becoming A War Zone Posted on June 21, 2018 If Donald Trump gets his way on formation of a Space Force, the heavens would become a war zone. Inevitably, there would be military conflict in space. The Outer Space Treaty of 1967 which designates space as the global commons to be used for… Continue reading The Heavens Becoming A War Zone

“A Crusading Career”

“A Crusading Career” Posted on February 1, 2018 By Karl Grossman Published in The East Hampton Press, January 31, 2018 *** I was thrilled to be informed recently that I’ve been honored as “Environmentalist of the Year” by the Long Island Sierra Club. As a professor of journalism at SUNY/College at Old Westbury, for decades… Continue reading “A Crusading Career”

Nukes in Space — in Time of Trump

Nukes in Space — in Time of Trump Posted on November 16, 2017 The website nuclear-news this month declares: “Nuclear Power and Space Exploration—theme for November 17.”  And, indeed, a desire of nuclear power zealots for decades is, now in 2017 with the Trump administration, poised for possible major implementation. As nuclear-news says: “Coinciding with… Continue reading Nukes in Space — in Time of Trump

Trump Resistance on Long Island — My Long Island column this week

Trump Resistance on Long Island — My Long Island column this week Posted on May 11, 2017 The presidency of Donald Trump has resulted in a “huge increase” in interest and involvement in Democratic Party activities in Suffolk, says the county’s Democratic chairman, Rich Schaffer. “People have been reaching out to town [Democratic] committees through… Continue reading Trump Resistance on Long Island — My Long Island column this week

“Highlight of My Life — My Long Island column this week

“Highlight of My Life — My Long Island column this week Posted on April 13, 2017 By Karl Grossman My syndicated column running this week in newspapers and on websites on Long Island. This is how it appears in The Southampton Press and The East Hampton Press. *** A Part Of History It was a highlight of my life. Dennis Fabiszak, director of… Continue reading “Highlight of My Life — My Long Island column this week

How Cuomo’s $7.6 Billion Nuclear Bail-out Can Impede Wind and Solar

How Cuomo’s $7.6 Billion Nuclear Bail-out Can Impede Wind and Solar Posted on October 14, 2016 By Karl Grossman Presentation on October 14, 2016 Long Island Metro Business Action It was nearly 40 years ago that as a journalist I began concentrating on nuclear power. The preface: I hosted a TV program—”Long Island World”—in the… Continue reading How Cuomo’s $7.6 Billion Nuclear Bail-out Can Impede Wind and Solar