Letters to the Editor
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In a sea of preposterous proposals to surface lately, the notion of cutting the Coast Guard, in part to help pay for a border wall, is in a league of its own. President Tump has proposed just that … more
To the editor: The recently proposed American Health Care Act (aka “TrumpCare”) is a disaster for American health care. According to the Congressional Budget Office, TrumpCare will … more
To the editor: Were you beguiled by the bursts of forsythia, soft yellow clouds of Chinese witch hazel and little eruptions of crocus into thinking spring had arrived? Well now you know better and … more
To the editor: We wish to extend in invitation to your readers to a rally being held to help honor and celebrate Women’s History Month and the work of multiple human rights … more
To the editor: Most recent news coverage of our dysfunctional American health care system fails to note the central problem: private health insurance companies.  Remember: The only reason … more
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To the editor: As a young mother of two who grew up in a Catholic country where abortion is illegal, I feel compelled to write you regarding the recent coverage of the Reproductive Health Care Act … more
To the editor: As a member of the Democratic Party, I firmly believe that we must not become the “Party of No.” I absolutely want our party to be successful and grow, but what I don’t want … more
Good recycling is important for a lot of reasons. First, it is good for the environment. Ever- growing and toxic landfills are becoming a major problem. But there is a more practical reason to … more
To the editor: In a recent letter to the editor, a member of the Tiverton Budget Committee expressed his irritation with the fact that residents — in particular, parents and teachers — filled … more
To the editor: The estimated tax revenue from the proposed sale of recreational marijuana in Rhode Island ranges from $50 to $80 million. For the sake of argument, let’s set the estimate at … more
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