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Beware of Men Baring Souls

To the editors: I love it when men tell women how women are being irresponsible victims of prochoice advocates. I respond to Dennis J. Giba’s letter in the May 8 issue by asking him if he understands what can lead to unwanted pregnancy. Women choose abortion not as a method of birth control but when […]

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Wrong Way Reader

To the editors: Re: Tillman (?) cartoon [December 20]. It is abundantly clear now why you always had an inverted “R” in your paper title. You are going the wrong way to allow anybody to distort their inverted sickness on a society that might read your paper. Yes it is regurgative. I wonder what the […]

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Abuse Is Irrational

To the editors: Re: “Men Who Beat Women” January 10. The narratives imply that it is psychotic, bitchy, rejecting women who are abused. Please understand that the impulse to scapegoat is irrational: It doesn’t need a reason. People who destroy property, kick the dog, hit the wife, or play sadistic mind games do it because […]

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Size Counts

To the editors: After reading Ms. Levinsohn’s piece on school reform [May 26], I can only hope she is correct. As a substitute teacher in the system, I have experienced so many frustrations that they are too numerous to recount. But just for a “taste” of same, I enclose a Xerox copy of my last […]

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The Sacrament of Sacred Desecration

To the editors: Sirs, since when can a man like myself explain away God, like Thomas Sheehan does [April 21]. There are many sound scholars, sound scientists, sound thinkers who have been guided and the courage to discover because of the Holy Bible. Sheehan’s insecurity comes to the fore when he thinks he can force […]

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Omnipotent Eddie

To the editors: Read your most informative article [“The Blacks and the Browns,” November 6]. After 3000 or so words of what appears to be telling it like it be, got to the real crux. It’s all Vrdolyak’s doing. God, that dumb Croatian is omnipotent. Now I know I made the right choice in voting […]