Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Hypocrisy rampant in government, but it’s ‘projection’

A letter published Aug. 2, “Gaslighting,” incorrectly defines the term. In the rush to defend the current’s administration’s attempts to sell their own reality, he… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

LETTER: Democratic socialism beneficial ‘sweet spot’

it’s multi-spectral. For instance, Venezuela is… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2018

LETTER: Providence protects America from Clinton

Clinton, Alinsky This rebuttal is in response to the letters “Deals with the devil” and “Needs censure,” in the Peninsula Daily News on Aug. 5.… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2018

LETTER: Strong policies, capitalism the answer

Capitalism the answer Recent anti-Trump letters, (“Deals with Devil” and “Needs censure”) fail to compare the economy and foreign policies of the last 19 months… Continue reading

  • Aug 12, 2018

LETTER: Democratic majority would rein in president

Vote for balance Let’s keep this simple: We have a dysfunctional government. Congress and the presidency are not checking each other to make sure their… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

LETTER: Other countries should create jobs, security for citizens

Create jobs, security Election season is upon us and the political rhetoric continues across our nation. Why is this million-dollar question no where to be… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

LETTER: Increase hatchery salmon, cull sea lion herds

There are theories about why the number of orcas is in decline: food source, pollution, noise. There is an easy answer to increasing the number… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2018

LETTER: See something, say something about pet abuse

A serious crime of deliberate, vicious cruelty has been committed in Port Angeles and both animals and humans are in danger until this evil perpetrator… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2018

LETTER: Dale Wilson tells the truth

Dale Wilson is an outstanding concerned citizen who is in solidarity with working class people and the oppressed. He is not afraid to speak truth… Continue reading

LETTER: Socialism does not morph into fascism

Anyone who thinks that socialism “morphs” into fascism (as one letter writer recently suggested), does not understand these political philosophies of governance. Our prime example… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2018

LETTER: Congress needs to censure the president

Need censure Congress must censure President Donald Trump. Having limited knowledge of national and international current or historical events, his self-promotion, deceptive tweets and secret… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2018

LETTER: Need to look at re-engineering U.S. 101 at Morse Creek

Engineering 101 A repeated thought has crossed my mind while driving through the Morse Creek stretch of U.S. Highway 101. Especially for westbound traffic, a… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2018

LETTER: Trump is president only through deals with the Devil

Deals with the Devil We have had a great run. Democracy, freedom, liberty, unalienable rights, and government at the consent of the governed have lasted… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2018

LETTER: Wrong to celebrate bridge barriers with block party

No bridge party I’m sorry but I think it’s in very poor taste to have a block party to celebrate suicide barriers. The reason the… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2018

LETTER: Hayden smart, compassionate choice for District Court

Voting for Hayden This primary and subsequent general election are very important. This position affects most everyone because District Court hears cases regarding traffic infractions… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

LETTER: Voting for a woman a vote for change in court

the people — can make a great change in the court by voting for… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

LETTER: Voting for Wilke for District 24 state representative

Support Wilke I want to encourage American citizens in Clallam County to be sure to vote in our 2018 primary election. Most people have received… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

LETTER: Conservative medium dictates policy to president

the election of Rupert Murdoch (Fox News owner) to the U.S. presidency and his vice president, Fox journalist Sean Hannity?… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018

LETTER: Others accuse President Trump of things they’re guilty of

“Gaslighting” describes when someone accuses others of doing things they themselves are guilty of. Example: accusations of “sex offender,” racism and others laid against President… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018

LETTER: Keep president in check, vote for Democrats

which used to be an economically conservative and socially responsible party — has morphed itself into a new… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2018