allen cassidy

Reader Input: Churchgoers give greatly

Shame on you, Allen Cassidy (“Avoid being a hypocrite,” Reader Input, July 22). Even though your mind is telling you that you are not judging, it is still a judgment ca ...

Reader Input: Whip out that wallet or keep quiet

I see that one of our two local socialists is at it again (Ron Lowe and Allen Cassidy) — I am referring to the recent letter from Allen Cassidy, chastising others for not inv ...

Reader Input: Hope writer did more than gripe

In response to Allen Cassidy’s letter, “Avoid being a hypocrite,” (Reader Input, July 22): I do hope that as you sat at your café Sunday, watching the scen ...

Reader Input: Avoid being a hypocrite

Every Sunday I watch from the café in Downtown Auburn people walking to the nearby church. In the nearby park there are also homeless people sleeping on the bench or standin ...

Reader Input: US must stay out of Iraq

The U.S. needs to stay out of Iraq. No more troops and no more money! Let them fight it out amongst themselves. Unless America is attacked, it needs to stay out. We need to stop ...

Reader Input: Time for society to open its eyes

What is it going to take for this society to open its eyes? America needs to look at itself. Instead of looking at a computer screen, it needs to look in the mirror. We need to kno ...

Reader Input: Nation marked by indifference

It’s no wonder America is so confused. We riot over a basketball game but refuse to devote our energies toward social and economic justice. Our indifference toward the helple ...

Reader Input: We don’t need train to nowhere

California wants to spend $68 billion on a light-rail transport it doesn’t need. What about using this money to repair our decaying infrastructure which is a safety hazard? ...

Reader Input: We deprive the poor to pay for a few

How absurd it is to consider a raise for county supervisors (“Are voters ready to give Placer County supes raises?,” Journal, Feb. 5). This idea defies logic! Why even ...

Reader Input: US should mind its business

Is the U.S. trying to provoke another war? Recently, B-52’s flew into a disputed area in the East China Sea. The dispute is over islands claimed by China and Japan. Even thou ...

Reader Input: Has writer lived under socialism?

I am responding to Allen Cassidy’s letter blaming “the greedy economic system, called capitalism” for the neverending problems of the homeless (“Give homele ...

Reader input: Give homeless better support

This fiasco shuffling the homeless around like cattle needs to stop. These churches need to be open seven days a week, providing food and shelter for all. Furthermore, the governme ...

Reader input: America will lose more than money

It is wrong this government will reduce food stamps for the poor (“Food stamp cuts trim local budgets,” Journal, Nov. 5). While the poor struggle, the elitists in Congr ...

Reader input: The government has failed the poor

The transient problem will not go away. Why? Because someone isn’t doing their job. The county and state have failed to provide services for those with severe problems. They ...

Reader Input: Take to streets in group protest

The American people should take to the streets to protest the government shutdown. There should be a show of solidarity in opposition to this flagrant political elitism. There sh ...