Letters to the editor

  • We can change the Constitution

    “We the People of the United States in order to form a more perfect Union, establish justice and insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our...

  • Vote no on Pacific trade act

    NAFTA is responsible, to a large degree, for the immigration problem, as the vastly increased numbers (after its passage) clearly show. As with all large bills passed by the government, the unintended consequences result in grave concerns that...

  • Clean water must be protected

    In Louisiana we know that clean water is a fundamental component of all life. And as a person of faith, I believe that water plays a spiritual role as well. The Bible refers to water as a gift from God, and it is key to the Christian sacrament of...

  • We should return to our values

    In this worldwide need for protection of the innocent, the helpless, the smaller countries, which the United Nations were supposed to protect and NATO organize, where are they today?

  • Why support Mary Landrieu?

    I am 82 years old and was born and raised in Thibodaux.
    Although I presently live Baton Rouge, I just want you to know that I am still connected to Thibodaux as my hometown.

  • Schools are back to the future

    After reading your editorial opinion titled "Change that makes sense," I just had to give you my opinion to your article.

  • What happened on Jan. 1?

    Do you know what happened on New Year's Day this year?