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Letters to the Editor

Wednesday’s Letters to the Editor

Politics and money EDITOR: In early California, lobbying was a felony. In 1854, a justice of the state Supreme Court wrote that lobbying will “subject the state governments to the combined capital of wealthy corporations and produce universal corruption.

Close To Home

Close to Home: A postcard from YiddishLand

Last weekend in Cotati, more than 250 people squeezed (most of them successfully) into Congregation Ner Shalom, which was hosting YiddishLand, Sonoma County’s First Annual Festival of Yiddish Culture.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: Five simple reasons why Measure N failed

Measure N should have been a slam dunk — as election experts had promised it would be.

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Commentary

While you’re at it, thank a politician today

It’s a mistake to be nostalgic for some golden age in politics when everyone was nice to each other.

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Editorials

PD Editorial: So much for keeping college affordable

The path to competitiveness begins with assuring students face an open gate to education — not a wall.

Pete Golis

Golis: Addicted to our devices

If you drive to the store for a loaf of bread and forget your phone, do you feel adrift?



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