allen cassidy

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 ...

Reader input: Country needs to stay out of it

We keep hearing America needs to regain its credibility in the world. This can be done by attacking Syria. However, by our continual foreign involvements after Vietnam, we will not ...

Reader Input: Drop Auburn’s phony fanfare

The Black and White Affaire is back in Auburn. Should we roll out the red carpet for such a renowned event? Should we honor the elitists who dress up for a drunken street party? ...

Reader Input: Is name change in 49’s future?

We have opened the floodgates! First it was Costco, now it’s Wal-Mart. I wonder how all the small business owners are going to feel, being squeezed in by these corporate mo ...

Reader Input: Mesh plans with priorities

Read Allen Cassidy’s Wednesday letter to the editor (“In U.S., profit before people,” Reader Input, July 24). Then ask yourselves what your priorities are: Costco ...

Reader Input: Writer, put up or shut up

Our local leftist is at it again — I am referring to letter writer Allen Cassidy who is throwing a tantrum against the “big box” stores coming to Auburn (“I ...