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Letters to the Editor

Friday’s Letters to the Editor

Readers comment on colorful Sonoma Valley storefronts, taxing tires and more.

Close To Home

Close to Home: Progress with local greenhouse gas goal

The Center for Climate Protection assessed emissions in four sectors — transportation, electricity, natural gas and solid waste — and found that Sonoma County produced about 3.6 million tons of greenhouse gas in 2014.

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

Why Russia vetoed resolution on the downed Malaysian plane

It might seem that Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution to set up an international tribunal to try the people responsible for the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 last year because Russia was responsible — either directly or through its separatist proxies in eastern Ukraine.

Pete Golis

Golis: Still lots of talk about housing

Minimum-wage and rent-control proposals are symptoms of a society that waited too long to pay attention to the well-being of people who have less.

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Editorials

PD Editorial: Lights out on rules for dark money

As recently as June, the head of the Internal Revenue Service promised new rules to curb the exponential growth in dark money spent on political campaigns.



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