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LETTERS: President’s parade dilemma, cultural changes

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President should aim for peace over paradesNo Donald Trump millions-of-dollars military parade. No loss.Let him push for a more comprehensive Veterans’ Administration, and better...

LETTERS: Physical education, global warming, guns

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Make physical education a requirement in schoolsThe importance of physical activity is vital to children’s health as well as cognitive function. However, schools no...

EDITORIAL: Better means available for handling immigrants

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As the Trump administration continues to try to meet court orders to reunite immigrant families, it is increasingly clear that the decision to criminalize...

COMMENTARY: Aztec debate proves best path is often in the middle

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BY RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.Let’s hear it for the redemptive power of the third way. There is a lot to be said for finding a...

LETTERS: Questions on open borders

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Questions for the ‘open borders crowd’I would like to address those who have used this forum to condemn efforts/proposals of the Trump administration to...

LETTERS: On World Water Day today; the NRA and TB

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The NRA is not ‘rational, respectful’I believe Eduardo Estrada’s recent letter comparing the AAA, AMA and NRA is absurd. While the NRA has never...

EDITORIAL: DWI history in elected officials not acceptable in the RGV

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The fourth arrest of anyone on charges of driving while intoxicated, a third-degree felony, is a serious issue. It’s one that threatens the safety...

EDITORIAL: Regionalize the RGV

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If all four area county judges had attended what was billed as the Rio Grande Valley’s first-ever State of the Valley luncheon address on...

LETTERS: The spin on O’Rourke’s Harvey bill vote

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The spin on O’Rourke’s Harvey bill voteJake Longoria, and his affinity to distort the facts to make everything pass the Trump smell test, gives...

EDITORIAL: Unfortunate DACA ‘pawns’ in DC budget battle showdown

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As lawmakers in Washington wrangle over an omnibus spending bill that will continue to fund the federal government past midnight Friday, it’s unfortunate and...