Tom Cavallero

Reader Input: Seek symmetry in punishment

It’s all really very simple: Let the convicted killer die with the same pain and suffering that he or she allowed their victim(s). Stop coddling killers, and people will stop ...

Reader Input: Teen should have yielded

The news is currently reporting on protests concerning the shooting of a 13-year-old in Sonoma County. While tragic, it seems obvious to me where the problem lies. When I was gro ...

Reader Input: Don’t allow idiots the vote

I’m getting pretty used to reading letters to the Auburn Journal that are written by some fairly ill-informed authors. Today’s letter, “‘Gender identity&r ...

Reader Input: Leave churches tax-exempt

In response to “Tax churches like businesses,” (Reader Input, Jan. 27): Mr. (Tom) Cavallero writes the Catholic Church has reversed its position on birth control and de ...

Reader Input: Tax churches like businesses

Seems the Catholic Church has reversed its position on birth control and decided that a fetus is not a person. The Colorado Independent paper reports the Catholic Church’s ...

Reader Input: Unions’ day is now past

The courts have decided that Hostess can liquidate. Some 18,500 employees in 33 locations are now out of a job. Let’s hear it for the union bosses who figured they knew more ...

Give homes to US orphans

I’ve been reading stories about Haitian adoptions recently in the Journal. I commend families willing to open their homes to needy children. However, I do wonder why people are ...

Be careful when donating

I received a phone call tonight from the “Veteran’s Auxiliary League” requesting a donation to support our veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. This group keeps 85 ...

Writer has false claims about veterans group

Like a pesky mosquito, Tom Cavallero has returned to the letters section (Jan. 5) again trying to claim that Veterans for Peace is a communist organization. I suspect he is the onl ...

Veterans parade is not for supporters of communism

After the Veterans Day Parade I wrote a letter to the editor asking why the “communist supporters,” Veterans for Peace, were allowed in the parade (Journal online letters, No ...