NYPOST OPINION

Jersey’s No. 1

Want the good news or bad news first? The good news is New Jersey ranks as the richest state in America, at least according to the financial-research firm WalletHub. That…

A free speech crisis

The message of the Paris terrorists couldn’t have been clearer. They didn’t target the instruments of state power, the military or the police. They didn’t target the representatives of the…

Another foamy excuse

Nanny Bloomberg, move over for Nanny de Blasio. Mayor de Blasio has just targeted an old Bloomberg bogeyman: styrofoam. By July 1, single-use polystyrene foam products — plates, cups, bowls,…

Reality (pay)check

If there’s a war on women, the women may be winning. New numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics suggest that on at least one battlefront — equal pay for…

Overpaying for college

If millennials today think transitioning out of their parents’ basements and into adulthood is difficult, wait until they see new data from the Census Bureau. It reports that one in…

Take a flyer on innovation

No good deed goes unpunished. Too often that’s the lesson for innovators who disrupt established business models. As Aktarer Zaman is now learning. The 22-year-old New Yorker launched Skiplagged.com to…