Letters to the Editor

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    Turkey is not our ally

    Central Valley residents show a deep appreciation for Congressman Jim Costa for shedding light on the recent deplorable attacks on the Christian Armenian community of Kessab. He has called on the State Department to do more with our allies to prevent such atrocities.

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    Send Crass to Congress

    At this critical time for our country and state, we have to send the most qualified people to Washington -- men and women who understand the foundational principles upon which our country was founded and which have made us great.

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    Respect the B-17 pilots

    My husband and I have a friend who flew in a B-17 during World War II. They have talked several times about touring the aircraft together if it ever came to Fresno. They were so excited as they made their plans for Sunday. We had heard that if you have documentation that you flew in a B-17 during...

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    Regulate petition gatherers

    I work in downtown Fresno, and in an effort to be more fit, I like to walk during my lunch hour. My strolls often take me through Courthouse Park. Day after day, there is a group of folks camped out near the FAX bus stop on Van Ness collecting signatures on petitions.

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    No more tax and spend

    Once again the state of California is going to pull a fast one on us. When Edmund G. Brown was governor, he signed into law our gasoline and license plate fees to solve two problems. The money was to go into controlling air pollution and for road maintenance.

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    No longer a democracy

    Our failed foreign policy based on "the alliance between corrupt business and corrupt politics" is our most dangerous enemy.

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    Filler vs. breaking news

    Recently, a local news outlet led its evening edition with a flashy graphic of "breaking news," accompanied by a serious, symphonic noise. With such urgency, the "news" being reported was that America's darling, Miley Cyrus, had been hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction. Hard-hitting news...

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    Editor's note

    The identity of the author of a Letter to the Editor this week under the headline "Egan deserves another term" has been called into question by a reader. The letter was removed from The Bee's website because we cannot verify the authenticity of the author.

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    New testing widens gap

    I could literally see the stratification of social classes deepening before my eyes; the rift between the privileged and the disadvantaged widening. The most disconcerting part: It was happening in an elementary school.

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    'Bush league' conditions

    I attended a ballgame at Grizzlies Stadium on April 12. Once I got into the stadium, it was an enjoyable experience. However, finding parking and getting to and from the game and back to my car was not a pleasant experience. I realize that much of the Fulton Mall is a mess and there are homeless...

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