Letters To The Editor
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In response to “Giant rebel flag visible from I-75 draws scorn (front page, June 23): From the very beginning the Confederate flag has stood for bigotry and racism. Confederate Vice President Alexander H. Stephens said, “Our new governm...
A teaching moment
An unforgettable tour
The professional wrestling world was saddened when we lost Dusty Rhodes earlier this month, but the University of South Florida is also brokenhearted that it is losing, via retirement after 50 years, the legendary USF promoter and fundraiser Joe Toma...
It is past time for the Confederate flag to come down from everywhere it flies, including the huge one flying high near I-75 in Hillsborough County. I feel so sad every time I see it as I’m driving by.
With tragedy comes opportunity. We have missed too many historical opportunities in the past decade. Let the Charleston massacre result in an actual, reasonable response.
TIA blew it
In the United States, one of the very few developed nations where hardly six months go by without a mass murder, the Charleston church shooting on June 17 has shocked the nation. Dylann Roof, a white supremacist, didn’t fit the conventional ...
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