Letters to the Editor

To the Editor…

Posted March 25, 2015

There you go again!  Mr. Garcia would be a disaster for Chicago. He has no idea on how to run a city. Even the Black Newspaper , The Defender endorsed Emmanuel. Garcia has the support of Jessie Jackson, and I
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To the Editor…

Posted March 23, 2015

Subject: Marketing Healthy Food to Children I am a head start teacher, and I absolutely believe in marketing healthy foods to children. Every time we serve a meal to our children we are marketing. Every time we encourage them to
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To the Editor…

Posted March 19, 2015

Subject: Ellis Act hopes Rand’, maybe our two Assemblymen can help to reform the Ellis Act, maybe not. but San Francisco will still have to wrestle with the question of fairness to all parties involved – landlords and tenants; tarring
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To the Editor…

Posted March 12, 2015

Subject: Despite Snow, Climate Change is Non-Issue Great article Randy.  We probably won’t see much action in Congress on global warming now that James Inhofe, R-Okl., has become Chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee. This committee controls the Environmental
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To the Editor…

Posted March 10, 2015

Subject: Despite Snow, Climate Change is Non-Issue Hi Randy: I have always thought that it was a tactical error of the Environmental Movement to focus on climate change instead of degradation of the Oceans, which are a causation of climate
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To the Editor…

Posted March 8, 2015

I am not sure what definition Randy Shaw uses regarding GENTRIFICATION.The process of wealthier individuals moving into an area, and the changes that occur over time to the flood of wealth. As wealthier inhabitants move into an area that is
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To the Editor…

Posted March 8, 2015

Subject: In response to your piece about Station 40 Before anyone pretends that Station 40 has been some kind of bastion of resistance to gentrification in the Mission… The self-styled “anticapitalist community events and organizing space” Station 40 is located
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To the Editor…

Posted March 5, 2015

Subject: Chicago Progressives: Examine the Election’s Numbers Once again, and over looked was the extreme weather conditions leading up to and including election day was the main reason for the outcome of Chicago’s recent election. I know that I usually
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