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Opinion

Letters to the Editor

Saturday's Letters to the Editor

Readers express their views on the news.

Close To Home

Close to Home: Remembering a little known North Bay sports anniversary

As the 2014 girls’ high school soccer season kicks off, few likely realize that it represents a 30th anniversary milestone.

National Columnists

Kristof: Is everyone a little bit racist?

Let’s start with what we don’t know: the precise circumstances under which a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., shot dead an unarmed black teenager named Michael Brown.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: A disarming approach to protests

Why is it that we have such a hard time discussing how those in the profession of public safety sometimes, like everyone else, make mistakes?

Pete Golis

Golis: Small towns left isolated by change

Make one lap of California — as we did — and you will rediscover that the nation's most populous state is sparsely populated in many places.

Editorials

PD Editorial: Taking stock of California’s water

For more than a century, policymakers have tip-toed around a seminal question about California’s water supplies: How many straws are in the cup?



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