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August 23, 2019

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Letters to the Editor

Trump damned no matter what
Aug. 23, 2019
A reporter on “Good Morning America” on July 26 said that critics claim President Donald Trump aws pandering to the black community because …
Sanders doesn’t incite violence
Aug. 23, 2019
In the Aug. 10 letter “Trump didn’t pull the trigger” the writer criticized Democrats for condemning President Donald Trump for his incendiary racist rhetoric in the wake of recent mass shootings, and suggested that because a supporter of Sen. Bernie Sanders shot Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., that Sanders …
Respect each others’ views
Aug. 23, 2019
On Aug. 3, my letter “Trump mentally unfit for office” was published by the Sun. Shortly thereafter, an individual sent me an unsigned postcard with no return address. The card displayed …
Move along, nothing to fear
Aug. 22, 2019
The president said the nation’s children should not …
We have seen the real enemy
Aug. 22, 2019
After the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, it seems obvious that the primary threat to the country is not migrants trying to cross the border, but homegrown white men who, like Trump, seem to think …
Trump inspires hateful actions
Aug. 22, 2019
Adolf Hitler didn’t pull the trigger. Benito Mussolini didn’t pull the trigger. Josef Stalin didn’t pull the trigger. But they all incited the violence that …
Don’t risk our basic rights
Aug. 22, 2019
We live in a divisive political climate, and people are polarized or apathetic. However, environmental issues affect us all. Nevadans need to …
Bad terminology hurts message
Aug. 21, 2019
That’s the problem with the term “gun control.” It’s simply wrong. Let’s label legislative proposals about firearms guidelines for what they are: gun regulations. It’s just like life insurance regulations, building code regulations or the regulations for your …
Be vigilant about protecting Earth
Aug. 21, 2019
As heat waves, floods and other calamities remind us of the urgency to address climate change, a consensus is emerging for a …
Rules never apply to Trump
Aug. 21, 2019
The Washington Post has reported that the Trump Organization has been using undocumented workers for nearly 20 years on construction projects. The workers were even instructed to buy fake papers. Who knew about this and how …
Hate backfires with electorate
Aug. 20, 2019
President Donald Trump’s tsunami of hatred continues to roll across this country, washing away …
Wrong place for nuclear waste
Aug. 20, 2019
I am fortunate to have been able to enjoy nature, and it is something I feel needs to be preserved — not only to maintain the world so I can continue to appreciate it, but also for …
This is not how a president acts
Aug. 20, 2019
Nerve, arrogance, gall, disrespect, chutzpah, egotism, impudence and audacity are a few of the terms used to describe characteristics of …
Security worries are overblown
Aug. 19, 2019
The July 30 Associated Press story “U.S. issues hacking security alert for small planes,” published on lasvegassun.com, missed or mischaracterized some key points about small-airplane security.
Union’s voice helps all workers
Aug. 19, 2019
A seat at the table through collective bargaining means a better Nevada for everyone.

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