Letters to the Editor

Thoughts on abortion, snowflakes

To the editor: With many states passing “heartbeat” legislation outlawing abortion if a heartbeat is detected, and many states recognizing that Planned Parenthood is a slaughter mill and President Trump canceling government contracts funding fetal tissue research using remains of elective ...

We deserve better for president

To the editor: A couple of weeks ago, almost everyone was out placing flowers and wreaths on their loved ones graves and honoring our deceased veterans. My dad was a Marine. My husband was Navy, and many of our friends served during the Vietnam era. Where was our president on Memorial ...

Nurses of the Third Reich

To the editor: The documentary video “Caring Corrupted: The Killing Nurses of the Third Reich” (on YouTube) describes the process by which caring professionals were convinced to kill vulnerable persons. The Nazis based their beliefs on the Eugenics theory developed in the United States. ...

Toronto flags are beautiful

To the editor: Recently, I read an article about the flags in Toronto that had the pictures of veterans on them. I think that is a beautiful thing that the city did to honor and recognize these men and women who served this great country. I immigrated to the United States in 1967. Although ...

Politicians selling out to industry

To the editor: Greenwashing is the practice of “making a company appear more environmentally friendly than it really is.” Industry’s public relations departments have become quite masterful at greenwashing environmental problems. Advertisements for the controversial Senate Bill 6, dubbed ...

HB 6 bad for Ohio

To the editor: The Ohio House of Representatives is set to vote on House Bill 6. We are being told through TV ads that it is a bill that will support clean air, and if it is not passed jobs will be lost. Don’t be fooled by these ads, which are funded by corporate interests. HB 6 creates a ...

Little bit of this and that

To the editor: Some random thoughts: ¯ Some might say they want to see President Trump fail. Too many people in the administration are trying to please the puppet master. Trump’s changing executive privilege into dictatorial privilege. Maybe it would be best if we would all like to see ...

We all face choices

To the editor: It is my choice to choose where I want to live, how to dress and what to eat, as it is yours. It is my choice to treat others with respect, to love my friends and to honor my parents, as it is yours. It is my choice to love myself, to feel remorse and to laugh, as it is ...

Thanks to all who helped

To the editor: My Grandma Manley always told me the two most important things in life are a good education and an amazing smile. She also told me you should always write thank-you cards. Well I am smiling with gratefulness and graduating high school today. I am writing to say thank you to ...

Church attacks are growing

To the editor: On April 15, the roof of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris was destroyed by fire. The fire was reported to have started in the attic, by a worker who stated it was accidental. Since the fire, it has been reported by a few news outlets, that the desecration of Christian churches ...