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Reader Responds to ‘Governor Gavin Newsom Orders a Halt to the Death Penalty in Cali-fornia’
Letters to the Editor

Reader Responds to ‘Governor Gavin Newsom Orders a Halt to the Death Penalty in Cali-fornia’

It’s understandable that many people who have lost loved ones to murder, crave vengeance and want those killers put to death. Nevertheless, enlightened nations are not accomplices to the vengeance seekers by doing the killing for them. Such an act becomes state-sponsored vengeance. Thus, civilized societies that have abandoned barbarism now seek justice and rehabilitation…

Reader Responds to ‘Did You Know…’
Letters to the Editor

Reader Responds to ‘Did You Know…’

For hundreds of years, women in western civilizations endured the same fate as poor Rodney Dangerfield, they “didn’t get no respect.”  Yes, it took 135 years of rejection here in the United States before women finally gained the right to vote. And only recently have “civilized” nations begun to display with pride their women who…

Reader Response to ‘Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni…’
Opinion

Reader Response to ‘Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni…’

Most of us learned from our elementary and high school history textbooks that in 1948 President Truman issued an executive order which mandated equal treatment and opportunity for all those serving in the military. That action, of course, brought high accolades to Truman – and the citizenry viewed his order as a benevolent expression of…

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