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Letters to the Editor

Sunday’s Letters to the Editor

Press Democrat readers share their views

Close To Home

Close to Home: Scotland, my divided native land

The world has not been turned upside down; at least not the world I knew growing up in middle-class Liberton on the southside of Edinburgh in the 1940s and ’50s.

Commentary

Marijuana: Why research disregards benefits of pot and other drugs, focuses on harm

Few scientists admit publicly what we all know and the data has shown for decades: The overwhelming majority of people who use drugs do so without any problems. For example, different studies show that between 75 and 90 percent will never become addicted.

Paul Gullixson

Gullixson: Traffic circles have county tied up in 'nots'

What is it about roundabouts that cause so many to get into a tizzy?

Pete Golis

Golis: Hey, Sean, thanks for being here

On Saturday, Sean McGlynn, former deputy city manager of El Paso, Texas, became the new city manager of Santa Rosa.

Editorials

PD Editorial: Yes on H: Help upgrade, invest in SRJC

Given these realities, the university is asking voters once again to help by approving Measure H, a $410 million bond measure on the Nov. 4 ballot. We encourage voters to say yes.



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