Letters to the Editor for January 18, 2019

Sanctuary city flaws To the Editor: Another senseless murder in California when an illegal immigrant, … Read more

EDITORIAL: Fire prevention is a top priority

Karl Rodefer didn’t waste any time in his new chairmanship of the Tuolumne County Board … Read more

PARKER: What did they do with Lindsey Graham?

If loyalty only goes so far, Sen. Lindsey Graham’s goes every which way — depending … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 17, 2019

A divided country To the Editor: There can be no question that our country is … Read more

BROOKS: The cruelty of call-out culture

A number of months ago, I listened to a podcast that has haunted me since … Read more

HEALEY: PG&E goes bankrupt. What will happen after it comes out?

Pacific Gas & Electric was the only California utility to file for bankruptcy protection when … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 16, 2019

More of the Trump syndrome To the Editor: With regard to the Trump vs Democrat’s … Read more

HANSON: The ironies of illegal immigration

Estimates suggest that there are 11 million to 13 million Mexican citizens currently living in … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 15, 2019

Crisis at the border To the Editor: There is a crisis at our border. The … Read more

GAISER: Why I voted to keep Wildcat Ranch

Why does Sonora High School need all 130 acres of Wildcat Ranch for agriculture instruction? … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 12, 2018

Great school program To the Editor: Thank you to teachers and students K-4 at Summerville … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 11, 2019

Constitutional Amendment XXV To the Editor: According to my copy of the Constitution, Amendment XXV … Read more

THIESSEN: Dems were for a wall before they were against it

WASHINGTON — Barring some miraculous breakthrough, on Saturday the current government shutdown will become the … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 10, 2019

Group helps the homeless To the Editor: I read with great interest and equal disappointment … Read more

DOUTHAT: Was Trump’s prime-time address a hit or miss?

The people who didn’t want television networks to cede a prime-time hour last night — … Read more

KRUGMAN: The economics of soaking the rich

I have no idea how well Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will perform as a member of Congress. … Read more

KRISTOF: Why 2018 was the best year in human history

The world is, as everyone knows, going to hell, but there’s still the nervous thrill … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 8, 2019

Cut Trump some slack To the Editor: Any liberals reading this letter should cover their … Read more

THIESSEN: The 10 worst things Donald Trump did in 2018

WASHINGTON — In his second year in office, President Trump did many positive things, and … Read more

PARKER - Seashores, hurricanes: South Carolina against the tides

CAMDEN, S.C. — Tom Mullikin is that guy — you know, the one who finishes … Read more

I shouldn’t be telling you this, but …

“We should talk. Are you sitting down? In my humble opinion and with no offense, … Read more

Useless knowledge begets new horizons

In October 1939, as Hitler, Mussolini and Stalin were plunging the world into war, an … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 5, 2019

Cut Trump some slack To the Editor: Any liberals reading this letter should cover their … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 4, 2019

Who’s irreplaceable? To the Editor: Like them or hate them, only three leaders around the … Read more

On the ground at the southern border

I take issue with Victor Hanson’s politicizing immigration between Mexico and the U.S. as a … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 2, 2019

Could Pelosi be president? To the Editor: Is there a President Nancy Pelosi in America’s … Read more

Donald Trump’s top 10 successes of 2018

WASHINGTON -- In his second year in office, the list of extraordinary things President Trump … Read more

Community responsible for helping the homeless

The homeless situation in Tuolumne County is never going to get better, only worse, unless … Read more

Time for the annual Sidney Awards, Part II

In her essay “Why Are Young People Having So Little Sex?” Kate Julian takes a … Read more

Letters to the Editor for January 1, 2019

Officials share blame To the Editor: Gov. Brown, who supports and promotes illegal immigration, should … Read more

Diverse books expand our understanding of ourselves

CHICAGO — Every holiday season, I make a point of highlighting books that are diverse, … Read more

The pause between no-longer and not-yet

“It’s very important to be one’s age,” poet W. H. Auden reminds us. “You get … Read more

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