The Herald-Whig's June 28 editorial regarding the coronavirus, "Yes, you still need to wear a mask," was an attempt to make me feel guilty for not wearing a mask.
Once upon a time, there was such a thing as conservative Democrats. They comprised a significant part of the electorate during my parent's generation.
I believe the Rev. William Barber has something important to say about the Poor People's Campaign and needs to be heard. For those who are already well-off or rich, you are already prospering, so let everyone else prosper.
Keep your eye on the ball. It's what we teach our young people. It is also appropriate guidance for all of us now, as we work to process the hurt, intense outrage and anger over the death of a black man in Minnesota.
My fifth-grade classroom teacher, Miss Laura Watkins, saw to it that her students memorized all four verses of "America, the Beautiful."
To the people of Quincy: Thank you! Your generosity for the Essential Needs Drive for Quanada was overwhelming. It was amazing to witness.
Little did President Reagan know, among other things, that the phrase he coined "... government is the problem," would become the core tenet of Republican governance.
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