Letters to the Editor

Current Poll

Posted August 3, 2004

Your current poll asks, “Should journalists be allowed to give political donations and participate in civic affairs?” And the choices are “Yes,” “No” and “Rules should be same for reporters & media owners.”Would the issue were that simple; alas, there’s
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McCarthyism at the Chron

Posted August 2, 2004

As a journalist for the last 14 years, I agree completely that professionalism is MIA at the Chronicle. So it’s frustrating to see a critique of the paper that dismisses journalistic ethics, rather than using them to hold the paper
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‘Protest Works – But Not on Google’

Posted July 5, 2004

Did author Robert Anbian ever consider that Google’srefusal to run his political ad against Bush might be agood thing? I read his tirade against Google in which hecomplains that Google is keeping a huge new mediaoutlet off limits for political
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Clintons and the Left

Posted July 1, 2004

While one could reasonably argue that the Clintons are to the left of George Bush, it is unreasonable to argue that this makes them leftists.The Clinton legacy includes hundreds of thousands of dead Iraqi children caused by U.S.-driven “sanctions,” a
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‘Lisa Feldstein Responds’

Posted June 24, 2004

To the Editor:Thanks for your fine article profiling my campaign for District 5 supervisor based on a progressive platform of support for affordable housing, preventing homelessness, and breaking the cycle of violence in our communities.I’m also grateful for reader Paul
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‘Lisa Feldstein’

Posted June 21, 2004

To the Editor: District 5 candidate Lisa Feldstein has impressive credentials and good political values, but a few gaps in her campaign platform were distinctly missing from your article. First, where does she stand on the Anti-Demolition Ordinance, which would
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Illegal aliens as publicly funded day laborers???

Posted June 20, 2004

Dear Beyond Chron,In your article, “San Francisco Says To Gavin Newsom: We Won’t Have A Father’s Day Until You Return Our Program Funding”On Friday, June 18, 2004, you seem to be in support of the “Day Labor” problem. It is
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Remembering Ronald Reagan

Posted June 8, 2004

Dear Editor, I remember when Reagan ran against Carter. I had been a non-voter for many years, having been disillusioned with the whole thing. People used to always tell me that I was a natural medium, and, having had some
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