(July 27, 2017) Editor: Is it just me, or did anybody else open the paper (July 20) to the table of contents on page 3, glance at the photo of the orphaned raven...

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Oh, mercy

(July 27, 2017) Editor: I was distressed to see in your article about the Wildlife Care Center ("Oh, Mercy," July 20) that the Director Monte Merrick does not have a clue about what...

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Fight for Single Payer

(July 27, 2017) Editor: With the struggle about healthcare continuing, the strengths of a single-payer system are visibly impressive. The Healthy California Act, Senate Bill 562, will cover everything Obamacare covers for every...

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In Remembrance of the King

(July 20, 2017) Editor: Seeing your Bluesman on the cover ("Buddy's Blues," July 13, 2017) took me back to a time when my wife and I ran a record store in G'Ville. Muddy...

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Eclipsed, Again

(July 20, 2017) Editor: Next month, much of the USA will experience a total solar eclipse, one that many have called a "once-in-a-lifetime event." What you may not know is that we have...

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'A Higher Standard'

(July 13, 2017) Editor: We can download PDF versions of The Anarchist's Cookbook. It contains evil and destructive things that were open press before the Internet. This was; "one of the greatest acts...

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A Tearful Thank You

(July 13, 2017) Editor: When I read of the terrible, ugly and senseless acts of of violence that have been done to Betty Chinn these past weeks, it makes me want to cry...

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Single Payer Now

(July 13, 2017) Editor: Senate Bill 562, the single payer health care bill that was passed by the California Senate, has been shelved for the year by Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon ("My Selfish...

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By Intent?

(July 13, 2017) Editor: We are in Colorado for a triennial family reunion. There are four lawyers in the family, three from the East Coast, and one from California. Last night, we talked...

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(June 29, 2017) Editor: Mr. Hoover's claim that GMO technology is "benign and beneficial" is a stupendously unpopular opinion. Unfortunately he supports it with some outright falsehoods.  GMOs do not (at least at this...

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Old School, New Ideas

(June 29, 2017) Editor: When I was reading last week's cover article "Get to Work," about how the Building Trades class (and other vocational programs) would be losing their funding, I couldn't help...

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Do Robots Dream of Electric Bud?

(June 29, 2017) Editor: How come the carpenters had to take a jab at the cannabis growers? Carpenters may be less annoying than drug farmers, but drug money provides many jobs for local...

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About the Fourth Estate

(June 22, 2017) Editor: Mr. Rick Brennan in the June 8 edition (Mailbox) claims that "The press is the enemy of the people..." This view is directly opposed to the founders' views about...

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What's that Smell?

(June 22, 2017) Editor: According to a Ryan Burns article posted June 14 on the Lost Coast Outpost, Journal Publisher Judy Hodgson recently spoke to the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors and "urged...

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(June 22, 2017) Editor: I have lived in Humboldt County for 37 years and I have known Mr. Blaze Boyle both as a friend and employer for about 20 years ("Masterpiece," June 8)....

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In Condemnation of MSG

(June 22, 2017) Editor: I am not sure if you had an article about the negatives of MSG but since you are defending it ("In Defense of MSG," June 15), I would like...

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