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Catholics right to ban lesbians' kids

The Boulder Colorado Catholic School that is banning children who are living with same-sex families is setting a wiseprecedent for other God-fearing churches and schools to follow (Herald, March 6...

DATE: March 24, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Beck was right about 'social justice'

I did not hear for myself the statement purported to come from Glenn Beck urging Christians to run from their church ifthe church places the words “social justice" or “economic justice" on its Web...

DATE: March 24, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Ignacio fans a class act, model citizens

I wanted to take a second to commend the fans, players and coaches of the Ignacio High School Bobcats.They recently competed at the 2A state basketball tournament hosted at Massari Arena and...

DATE: March 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Land swap based on false equivalence

Permit us to comment on the editorial (Herald, Jan. 28) titled “Hermosa Watershed," belated but still current. Weconsistently have been opposed to the proposed land swap between the U.S. Forest...

DATE: March 23, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Skiing Hillcrest makes winter bearable

It looks like winter finally may be on the way out, but I thought I'd take this opportunity to thank anyone andeveryone responsible for maintaining the Nordic tracks up at Hillcrest Golf Course....

DATE: March 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Focus on jobs, not nation's obesity

Obama sounds like a broken record; he keeps regurgitating the words “health-care reform" for the last 15 months. Thereis a need to fix our broken health-care system, but America does not trust the...

DATE: March 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Understand what Bush did with Iraq

Remember Iraq? Here's what you need to know.After Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida attacked us on 9/11, Bush and Cheney let him flee from Tora Bora into Pakistan andinvaded Iraq instead.To be clear,...

DATE: March 19, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Christian texts right to dump Darwin

It is amazing how the evolutionists react when their messiah, Charles Darwin, is ignored or otherwise abused. The veryfact that he is not given top billing in Christian-based biology textbooks for...

DATE: March 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

'Ol' boy' remark unfair to past officials

With regard to the quotation from Fort Lewis College history professor Duane Smith (Herald, March 7) saying, “today's(county commissioner) board is for a modern era in contrast to the old days when...

DATE: March 17, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Alpine Triangle a grass-roots cause

Thank you very much for the great story (Herald, March 4) about the Alpine Triangle project to protect 126,000 acres ofhistoric and spectacularly scenic lands in the San Juans. The article was...

DATE: March 16, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Health-care foes forget the real polls

Opponents of health-care reform such as Larry Crawford (Letters, Herald, March 8) like to cite polls to bolster theirposition. It would serve them well to refer to a significant poll conducted in...

DATE: March 16, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

Christ did not deny lesbians' children

As a lifelong, practicing Catholic and graduate of Catholic schools, I feel compelled to stand up and be counted onthis issue. In my humble opinion, we must pare away the dogma that has clouded the...

DATE: March 15, 2010 | CATEGORY: Letters to the Editor

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