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Letters to the Editor

Tuesday’s Letters to the Editor

The truth about flag Editor: Thank you for publishing the column by James Loewen (“Why Confederate myths endure”) on Sunday.

Close To Home

Close to Home: This student ‘dream’ is coming true in Sonoma Valley

It is no longer just a dream. It is possible and happening in Sonoma Valley as we speak. The goal is for every student to be within grade level or above in both reading and math by the third grade.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: How swiftly the tide of public opinion changes

It seems like ancient history now. But it was just 10 years ago that Americans were so opposed to gay marriage that pundits were pointing to ballot initiatives banning same-sex marriage — similar to Proposition 8 in California — as keys to the re-election of President George W.

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Commentary

Robinson: Is Bernie Sanders the 2016 Eugene McCarthy?

Is Bernie Sanders the political reincarnation of Eugene McCarthy? I doubt it, but let’s hope he makes the Democratic presidential race interesting.

Pete Golis

Golis: Why do we love our animals?

It’s awkward to write about the death of a dog. People lose their pets every day without making a public show of their sadness.

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Editorials

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



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