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Reader input: ‘War’ won’t fix social problems
Thursday May 28 2015
In my lifetime of 64 years, 54 of which I could truly comprehend, declaring war has been a big part of political policy to address social problems. Using the war metaphor for eve ...
Reader Input: US ignores root of global conflict
Wednesday Sep 24 2014
As a young American I am indeed concerned by President Obama’s speech last week and current stance on the “ISIS” problem. I am concerned because it follows the sa ...
Reader Input: Pay or don’t wage war
Thursday Sep 18 2014
The chicken hawks beating the war drums need to tell us where the funding will come from. Congress should pass a war tax (Vietnam had a war surcharge) so all Americans pay or don&r ...
Reader Input: For veterans, gloomy years ahead
Wednesday Jan 08 2014
I am a Vietnam veteran and a life member of the Vietnam Veterans of America. I am more than familiar with the plight that the vets of that war have endured: drugs, alcohol, crime, ...
Reader Input: US should mind its business
Thursday Jan 02 2014
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: Vietnam vets shown kindness at last
Friday Nov 15 2013
I was very bitter for some time over the treatment that my fellow Vietnam vets and I received when we returned from our tours in combat. The thought of how we were received haunt ...
Reader Input: Pressure officials to avoid Syria strike
Wednesday Sep 11 2013
You have got to be kidding. After over a decade of war in Iraq and Afghanistan we are now being asked to endorse a third military misadventure in Syria. The solid advice of the Ame ...
Another View: How much is a little bit of war?
Sunday Sep 08 2013
WASHINGTON — Waging a little bit of war is like being a little bit pregnant. History and human experience tell us that neither is possible, yet we seem bent on believing it ...
Reader Input: Cruise missiles wrong response
Wednesday Sep 04 2013
Our history is replete with reasons to go to war that later look very suspicious to historians. The 1848 war against Mexico was over alleged firing at U.S. troops by Mexican sold ...
Reader Input: Who’s ready to take blame?
Thursday Apr 25 2013
Re: “Don’t blame seniors for this,” Dale Smith, Reader Input, April 11: Dale, if we seniors are not to blame, then who is? Or rather what is? The Vietnam War ...
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