Articles from the Letters section archive

Sunday, Aug 3, 2014

Letter: 'Open carry' guns don't make us safer

It is a sad day in Georgia when churches, temples and mosques have to put signs outside their doors to prevent people from bringing guns inside.
By David Dillard-Wright

Letter: U.S. power vacuum emboldens Putin

If we had a pro-American statesman in the White House, he would have immediately opened gas exports and cut dramatically into Mr. Putin's power base.
By S.G. von Schweinitz

Letter: Our United States is changing for worse

I fear that the president of our country and his quislings have destroyed the greatness of America.
By Stephen B. McMillan

Friday, Aug 1, 2014

Letter: Stand up for Israel

The Israelis have every right to defend themselves against the vicious aggression of Hamas.
By G. Daniel McCall

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Letter: Don't keep killers alive

Once upon a time, there was the right to due process, and after the verdict was rendered, it was followed by the timely delivery of justice.
By Lawrence Devoe

Letter: No amnesty; deport now

We need our Border Patrol on the border, and not babysitting illegals.
By Daniel Martin

Letter: Agencies are attack dogs

The solution to the menace of the IRS is not to reform the agency but to dismantle it brick by brick and replace it with a Fair Tax.
By Jim Irish

Letter: Dissent isn't treasonous

If being against this tyrannical government is traitorous - guilty!
By Linda Parnell

Letter: Child-care help available

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By Danny McConnell

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Letter: Heaping blame excessive

You advise turning away from disrespectful outlets, yet that is exactly what this editorial is - disrespect for individual views!
By Paul D. Hopkins

Letter: Hamas imperils innocents

My heart aches for innocent Palestinians used to become martyrs. My heart also aches for Israelis who again have to defend their homeland.
By Leah Ronen

Letter: Paine woes require action

I hereby call on President Bradley to resign immediately so a qualified and capable president can take the helm.
By Grady L. Cornish and Ph.D.

Letter: Society's values decaying

Now, with the legalization of marijuana, things are sure to get better!
By Gil Ward

Monday, July 28, 2014

Letter: Nostalgic for radio host

I think back 35 to 40 years ago when the late George Fisher entertained us on radio station WGAC in the morning.
By William H. Wells

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Letter: Support cleaner energy

I support the EPA's new standards, which would reduce carbon emissions and pollution, and give all of us in Georgia a cleaner, brighter future.
By Greg Sutherland

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Letter: Where's our president?

What's happening? What does he care about?
By Marion Shaw

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Letter: Put Mideast in perspective

This political agenda engenders and foments a diabolical hatred of the Israelis.
By Roger Eden

Letter: America's past is tainted

The good things they say about the United States when it was created are not true.
By Bobby Etheredge

Letter: Data secure at Goodwill

Goodwill's primary concern is our community; the people we serve; and our shoppers and donors.
By James K. Stiff

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Letter: Enough Tiger already

Why doesn't the paper take a poll and see how many like Woods and how many do not, and let's go from there?
By Raymond Wilson

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