One Word: Plastics

(December 5, 2019) Editor: Regarding "Recycling's New Reality" (Nov. 21). I couldn't help but notice the word "plastic." I mean, maybe six or eight times in almost every paragraph? It is obvious that...

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What's Woke

(December 5, 2019) Editor: Mr. Yeo used the word "woke" to shape his Nov. 7 column ("Love the Alien"). What is woke and what isn't? The Nov. 14 Ana Daksina and Jake Pickering...

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Crosswinds

(December 5, 2019) Editor: As your Nov. 21 editorial ("Protect Tsakiyuwit, Deny Terra-Gen's Wind Farm") states, "due to Terra-Gen's ownership's other investments, its proceeds could well be used to fund other power sources...

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Wind Skeptics

(November 28, 2019) Editor: It's natural to see climate catastrophe as an environmental problem: CO2, wind and rain, melting glaciers ... The environmental knowledge which drives your solution has at its roots in...

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'Everyone Was In The Loop'

(November 28, 2019) Editor: According to the Nov. 20 bombshell public congressional testimony of Trump's high-dollar donor Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the EU, "Everyone was in the loop. It was no...

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Yeah, About Bernie

(November 28, 2019) Editor: I'd like to offer a response to Jake Pickering's recent letter (Nov. 14) and the idea that "politics inform everything," including Bernie Sanders, music and Russia. I volunteer with...

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In Defense of Yeo

(November 21, 2019) Editor: A letters submission took issue with Journal Setlist columnist Collin Yeo's politics, as well as implying that Mr. Yeo's knowledge and recommendations for local music were suspect(Mailbox, Nov. 14)....

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Where the Wind Blows

(November 21, 2019) Editor: In regard to your article "Green versus Green" (Nov. 14), I am saddened our community is divided on this issue. It is not easy to decide between what is...

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Art and Politics

(November 14, 2019) Editor: The idea, as espoused in your issue of Nov. 7 ("Love the Alien"), that the fine arts do nothing to inspire lofty seeking, realization and action but only "comment"...

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'Part of the Problem'

(November 14, 2019) Editor: In her letter (Mailbox, Nov. 7) Mary Sanger identifies the Terra-Gen wind farm as "part of the solution." Indeed, as demonstrated in the Humboldt County Planning Commission hearing Thursday...

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We're Going to Need a Bigger Room

(November 14, 2019) Editor: Last Thursday, when the Humboldt County Planning Commission held its meeting to receive public input on the Terra-Gen wind farm proposal, the room proved to be too small for...

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My Friend is Wrong

(November 14, 2019) Editor: Barry Evans and I are friends. We both know that scientific truth is derived at by experimentation and lively debate. You recently published a response of his (Mailbox, Nov....

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'Insane'

(November 7, 2019) Editor: It's insane that the local power plant is not hooked up to the local area, only the grid ("Blackout," Oct. 17). This is something that PG&E should be forced...

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'Keeping the Lights On'

(November 7, 2019) Editor: What I don't understand is this: 1) Why hasn't anyone begun a class action suit against PG&E on behalf of all the seniors who have no extra money to...

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'Big Ball of Low Entropy'

(November 7, 2019) Editor: In his Oct. 31 comment (Mailbox) on my "Mirror Universes" column (Field Notes, Oct. 24), Charles Davy writes, "... the universe is not tending toward chaos at all, but...

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'Ludicrous' Speed

(November 7, 2019) Editor: Over a week ago I spoke before the Humboldt County Board of Supervisors, expressing my concerns over the county's "hurry up" handling of the proposed Terra-Gen wind farm...

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