Letters to the Editor

Proposed bill denies local control

    RE: HB 1474, Also known as the Parents Bill of Rights itemizes parents’ rights within their local public school districts. Section 161.814 itemizes what parents’ responsibility is to their students and further attempts to establish what school district limitations are to appease parents by presenting the adoption of new materials and teachers’ choice in materials as detrimental to learning or against community standards.

Transit concealed carry must be denied

    The Missouri 2022 Legislative Session is underway, and two bills have been introduced that would allow individuals with conceal/carry permits to have firearms on public transit buses, vans, trains and other spaces owned or operated by public transit providers in Missouri, including Southeast Missouri Transportation Service, Inc. (SMTS).

Communism or Socialism

    If there was anyone in this world who knew the reality of communism, it was Solzhenitsyn. Anyone who wants to understand communism (socialism in this country) should take the opportunity to read the book SOLZHENITSYN by Joseph Pearce.