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Friday, Jan 30, 2015

Letter of the Day

Letters to the editor: Remembering the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau

I want to express my gratitude to our partners, the Consular Corps of Tampa Bay and the Tampa Bay Chapter of the United Nations Association, for co-hosting the International Holocaust Remembrance Day commemoration at the Italian Club on Sunday.
Updated: 17 hours ago

Letter of the Day: Resist move to create ‘Hispanic nation’ in U.S.

Regarding “How immigrants can become true all-Americans” (Views, Jan. 25): I am of Hispanic origins. My great-grandparents immigrated from Spain and Portugal. They did this is the mid-1800s. They arrived with a suitcase and a notion tha...
Published: 01/29/15

Letter of the Day: Remembering the National Youth Administration

Regarding “Not the answer” (Your Views, Jan. 24):
Published: 01/28/15

Letter of the Day: Stop whining and play the game

It’s the NFL, stupid.
Published: 01/27/15

Letter of the day: Hoping that Elia firing doesn’t hurt area’s progress

So many good things are happening in Hillsborough County and Tampa. Tampa has a mayor doing an exceptional job of promoting our city as a great place for people to live and work. We have in Jeff Vinik an accomplished businessman and owner of the Ligh...
Published: 01/26/15

Letter of the Day: Parents want and need more school choice

In Florida alone, there are over 1,400 events planned for National School Choice Week (Jan. 25-31) when kids will break out the signature yellow scarves and families will celebrate the empowerment and opportunity that comes with being able to choose ...
Published: 01/25/15

Letters to the editor: The president has a credibility problem

An Associated Press article you recently printed indicated that President Obama appealed for “better politics” in Washington, and pledged to work with Republicans. There is a reason why Republicans will not work with the president. Obam...
Published: 01/23/15

Letter of the Day: ‘Petty incompetence’

Just one more voice on the firing of our school superintendent, MaryEllen Elia.
Published: 01/23/15

Letter of the Day: Putting lipstick on the medical pot pig

Regarding “The return of reefer madness” (Our Views, Jan. 18):
Published: 01/21/15

Letter of the Day: Reduce the profits of war

Stephen Krasner asks, “Why aren’t we winning wars?” in the Sunday Views section. In regard to “rulers” he writes: “Corruption is not an aberration; it is the lubricant that makes their governing possible....
Published: 01/20/15