Stories by Victor J. Reilly

Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

Letter: Killing Saddam led to ISIS

Bush's war eliminated Saddam Hussein and left Iraq ungovernable, leading to ISIS.
By Victor J. Reilly

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015

Letter: Speaker must be fair

He should end the practice in choosing bills while ignoring the minority party.
By Victor J. Reilly

Friday, Aug 28, 2015

Letter: Solve waste problem

This is a problem for joint action by us and Russia. We accomplish nothing without them.
By Victor J. Reilly

Monday, July 13, 2015

Letter: States deny health care

When they find they can't get treatment or meds, look for many class action suits.
By Victor J. Reilly

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Letter: Swap aid with diplomacy

We would lose big in a war with a religious sect.
By Victor J. Reilly

Monday, May 11, 2015

Letter: Rethink plutonium storage

The world has created this monster. It needs, badly, a better way of dealing with this plutonium storage problem.
By Victor J. Reilly

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Letter: Iran solution workable

We must not allow ourselves to be sucked into a war with Iran.
By Victor J. Reilly

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015

Letter: I'm lucky; others aren't

Every one of us should have access to health care, and we must address the growing disparity between the very rich and everybody else.
By Victor J. Reilly

Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014

Letter: Jeb Bush in 2016? No

We have unfinished business about the criminality of the Iraq War.
By Victor J. Reilly

Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

Letter: Raise minimum wage

What we need is not someone giving us the stale right-wing warning, but someone who reads and knows history.
By Victor J. Reilly

Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

Letter: Vote for a higher wage

I suggest underpaid workers get themselves and as many of their friends as they can to the polls Nov. 4, and vote for candidates who would give them raises.
By Victor J. Reilly

Friday, Aug 29, 2014

Letter: Israel part of 'new Zion'

Present-day Zionism and sharia law, to a degree, are two sides of the same coin.
By Victor J. Reilly

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Letter: MOX project of little value

MOX's design capacity is to disable one ton of plutonium per year, so if MOX were the way to work it off, it would take more than a hundred years.
By Victor J. Reilly

Friday, Nov. 22, 2013

Letter: So just call it 'Romneycare'

Gov. Mitt Romney had gotten Massachusetts to adopt a system based on commercial insurers that was running successfully. Washington decided to copy that.
By Victor J. Reilly

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Letter: Solve gun-rights problem

The only step that would work is to end the perceived right for any civilian to own war-fighting weapons.
By Victor J. Reilly

Monday, Nov. 28, 2011

Letter: Republican tax offer silly

It is grossly unfair that those who work for a living are taxed at rates far higher than those sitting in their easy chairs.
By Victor J. Reilly

Sunday, July 27, 2008

CO2 emissions must drop

The scientific community is virtually unanimous in calling for a crash program to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and methane, the principal greenhouse gases. Here are a few words for the ...
By Victor J. Reilly
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