The Day RSS Feeds - Opinion The Day (New London-CT) en-us <![CDATA[Who is at the helm of the Amistad?]]> Tuesday's petulant announcement by the executive director and chief executive officer of Amistad America that the schooner would not be visiting New London during this weekend's Sailfest...
<![CDATA[Thursday's cartoon - July 10]]>

<![CDATA[Lyme gets along]]> Your editorial, "Renewal in Lyme," (July 7), was on target for praising Lyme on the decision of townspeople to invest in renovating the town hall and building a new library.

It is worth...
]]> 2014-07-09T16:59:05-04:00 <![CDATA[Rethinking Wilson's 'Fourteen Points']]> As American policymakers ponder the future shape of the Middle East, they should perhaps recall that the United States was opposed to the 1916 Sykes-Picot agreement, the famous "line in the sand"...
<![CDATA[Clinton donated fee to foundation]]> In his column, "Susan Herbst's $251,000 date with Hillary Clinton," (July 4), David Collins took both UConn and Hillary Clinton to task regarding the $251,250 fee that Clinton received for an...
<![CDATA[Location, location, location]]> No doubt people in New London and Waterford are peering covetously a few miles east while they ponder the futures of long-stalled restoration projects in their respective municipalities.

]]> 2014-07-08T23:52:31-04:00 <![CDATA[Make police reports available]]> Monday's state Supreme Court ruling that allows police to limit the details they release to the public about arrests is a severe blow to advocates of open government, giving law enforcement...
<![CDATA[Wednesday's cartoon - July 9]]>

<![CDATA[Does Atlantic City offer a warning?]]> There's nothing worse than being stuck in a taxi with two guys from the Bronx. Inevitably, they start talking about the old neighborhood or, worse, the Yankees.

Stan Grossfeld is my...
]]> 2014-07-08T17:38:04-04:00 <![CDATA[Not all disabilities can be seen]]> After having surgery I was told by my doctor not to drive for a few days. My grandson and his friend drove me to a restaurant in Niantic, and we parked in a space designated for the...