Roger Perkins

Intolerance is the problem

Some people like Will Schmehl (Reader Input, Oct. 10) do not understand that freedom of speech is not absolute in any country and the right is commonly subject to limitations, such ...

Reader trusts Jefferson

Mr. (Willard F.) Schmehl, you’re right about your question No. 3 (Reader Input, Oct. 4). Nobody has the authority to censor religious practice or speech The First Amendment says ...

Behind the Signature: Roger Perkins

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Roger Perkins Lives in: Despite sojourns in Foresthill and Roseville, Perkins considers himself a “52-year Auburn resi ...

Not all on death row belong

Interesting to see what an expert on the death penalty Paul Warrick of West Sacramento is. He asks how many people have been wrongly executed in the last 10 years and then answers ...

Bears have had it up to here

I believe you made a mistake in your headline of Sept. 22. It should have read, “Bruins frustrated over uninvited humans.” Roger Perkins, Auburn

Dirty fuel is not the answer

My congratulations to Staff Sgt. Steven R. Breedlove for an excellent letter regarding the proposed TransCanada pipeline (Reader Input, Sept. 12). Tar sands represents a catastroph ...

Republicans kill job efforts

What a wise man Mr. Roger Perkins is (Reader Input, Aug. 18). I do agree because our dear president is a natural-born citizen. I have his birth certificate in my presence so end of ...

Quote facts why don’t you?

John Albert Dummett, Jr. (Reader Input, Aug. 12) will be a good Republican Party presidential candidate since the Republicans are doing everything they can to make President Obama ...

Scam made him quit Facebook

I joined the crowd a couple of years ago and got on Facebook just like Leslie Carroll (Journal, July 25). About a year later, I learned that somebody had hacked into my account and ...

Bicyclists not above the law

I must say I agree with Chuck Mortensen regarding cyclists (Reader Input, June 30). The other day at the stop sign on East Lincoln Way where the freeway exits I saw two men on rac ...