Letters to the Editor

We should remember how we achieved the ‘most level playing field’

We should remember how we achieved the ‘most level playing field’

Countless people died, and we’re still not where we should be.

  • Sep 24, 2020
We should remember how we achieved the ‘most level playing field’
Columnist should examine his own achievements

Columnist should examine his own achievements

The president has many — do you?

  • Sep 23, 2020
Columnist should examine his own achievements
30 words on Donald Trump

30 words on Donald Trump

Enough said.

  • Sep 22, 2020
30 words on Donald Trump
New columnist should walk a mile in police officer shoes

New columnist should walk a mile in police officer shoes

The left doesn’t really care about facts, and not about race, either.

  • Sep 22, 2020
New columnist should walk a mile in police officer shoes
Context is everything

Context is everything

You can’t know the full situation from a video clip or sound bite.

  • Sep 18, 2020
Context is everything
Governments can only spend

Governments can only spend

All the government’s money comes from the hardworking private business owner.

  • Sep 16, 2020
Governments can only spend
Stop looking for bigotry under every rock

Stop looking for bigotry under every rock

There are some real flaws and holes in the Black Lives Matter movement.

  • Sep 15, 2020
Stop looking for bigotry under every rock
Generalizations only divide us more

Generalizations only divide us more

We should be more nuanced than placing people into two political boxes.

  • Sep 11, 2020
Generalizations only divide us more
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist, but it’s not respectful, either

Wearing the American flag isn’t racist, but it’s not respectful, either

U.S. Code says the flag shouldn’t be worn.

  • Sep 11, 2020
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist, but it’s not respectful, either
Systemic racism is real, whether you believe it or not

Systemic racism is real, whether you believe it or not

It’s a pattern, not one isolated event.

  • Sep 9, 2020
Systemic racism is real, whether you believe it or not
I won’t shop where businesses don’t enforce masks

I won’t shop where businesses don’t enforce masks

I, too, am disappointed in Enumclaw’s business community’s response to the pandemic.

  • Sep 9, 2020
I won’t shop where businesses don’t enforce masks
Mail delivery failing

Mail delivery failing

Even overseas, I’ve gotten better mail service.

  • Sep 9, 2020
Mail delivery failing
Students talking about racism a ‘wake up call’

Students talking about racism a ‘wake up call’

I thought out little town was in a different place when it came to race.

  • Sep 8, 2020
Students talking about racism a ‘wake up call’
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist

Wearing the American flag isn’t racist

Don’t make snap judgements.

  • Sep 3, 2020
Wearing the American flag isn’t racist
Thank you, voters, for your support

Thank you, voters, for your support

This is only the second time Mountain View has run a levy on a ballot.

  • Sep 1, 2020
Thank you, voters, for your support
To support local restaurants, bring your own utensils

To support local restaurants, bring your own utensils

It’s a safe idea for everyone involved.

  • Sep 1, 2020
To support local restaurants, bring your own utensils
Enumclaw students are fighting against hate

Enumclaw students are fighting against hate

It’s been a while since I’ve been so proud of our youth.

  • Sep 1, 2020
Enumclaw students are fighting against hate
‘Systemic racism’ is meant to divide us

‘Systemic racism’ is meant to divide us

There is inequality, but it’s not systemic.

  • Aug 31, 2020
‘Systemic racism’ is meant to divide us
Business letter has some factual inaccuracies

Business letter has some factual inaccuracies

Not all government departments are 100 percent employed.

  • Aug 28, 2020
Business letter has some factual inaccuracies
A novel idea to make our election safe

A novel idea to make our election safe

Just give it to Amazon.

  • Aug 28, 2020
A novel idea to make our election safe