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Letters to the Editor

Friday’s Letters to the Editor

Press Democrat readers share their views

Close To Home

Close to Home: Compassion is more than business as usual

Warehousing the developmentally disabled in large institutions is an anachronism, a vestige from decades ago when locking away those with disabilities was society’s preference.

Pete Golis

Golis: Ho-hum, a new warning about earthquakes

It qualifies as the most cataclysmic event in the history of Sonoma County. On the morning of April 18, 1906, the earth moved, and downtown Santa Rosa was reduced to a pile of bricks.

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Commentary

Friedman: Look before leaping into Iran deal

I can think of many good reasons to go ahead with the nuclear deal with Iran, and I can think of just as many reasons not to. So, if you’re confused, let me see if I can confuse you even more.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: Was governor right that we don’t want housing? Many say yes

Sonoma County needs to show a little more effort, but it’s Sacramento that has the keys to the gym. And right now, it’s locked.

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Editorials

PD Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Quick takes on the news from The Press Democrat’s editorial writers.



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