violence

Reader Input: America must turn its heart to God

We continually hear the question: “What can we do to stop this violence?” Real hope and the answer are found only in God. We have dismissed God, resulting in very tro ...

Sierra College rises up against gender violence

Students and staff at Sierra College will make a stand against gender violence on Thursday, repurposing an international awareness campaign for local support and solidarity. Organ ...

Reader Input: President should address family stability

Gun control — curbing violence — is the mantra of the day ... the focus of our president. All well and good, but why stop there? “Why not,” asks the Chris ...

Reader Input: We condition youth to kill

Why do we have a violent society? Because we have a violent foreign policy. We have an empire to maintain and expand. In order to have a large “volunteer” military we ...

Reader Input: Sale restrictions our best option

  I write in reply to Drs Ansleigh (“Arm against massacres,” Reader Input, Jan. 3) and Drysdale (“Founding fathers used foresight,” Reader Input, J ...

Reader Input: It’s not time for congratulations

  I was dismayed to read Rich Maye’s letter (“Facts won in ‘readers rumble,’” Reader Input, Jan. 8), claiming Gordon Ainsleigh’s superi ...

Christmas not about things

Why is it that every time during the holidays there is always some report of violence? It’s always some crap excuse. Gifts are making people so obsessed with getting the best dea ...

Let’s stem violence at a grassroots level

The city of Auburn is a concern to me. I have noticed violence is escalating in the Auburn Greens neighborhood. I feel the violence affects not only myself, but the whole community ...