Letters to the Editor
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To the editor:  Today, as true Americans fight the good fight to uphold the last vestige of freedom, we are reminded of Frederick Douglass’ words, Lest We Forget: “Those who … more
To the editor: The Hyde Amendment first passed in Congress in 1976.  At the time Medicaid paid for 300,000 abortions a year.   The bill was held up in the courts until 1977 when it … more
To the editor:  I was born and raised at Amalgamated Houses, and have lived here most of my life. I am a long-time board member, former president, currently treasurer. I have worked with … more
To the editor:  I express no opinion on the Airbnb controversy. [Editor’s note: See the Oct. 6 article “Klein blasts Airbnb rentals”]. But your article’s comment that … more
To the editor:  We have been members of the Riverdale Community since 1967 and have lived on Ladd Road off of Palisades Avenue very close to the Hebrew Home.  This is a R1 zoned area … more
To the editor: One of the problems of the city mishandling a problem is that it permits some of us to forget that the problem exists. This was the case with its affordable housing proposals … more
To the Editor: Alvin Gordon (Sept. 29) singles out Islam as not being a peaceful religion, implying that other religions are.  In fact, Christians, Jews, Hindus, and even the - supposedly … more
To The Editor: Alvin Gordon writes in this week’s Riverdale Press (Letters, September 29, 2016), that we cannot easily distinguish between peaceful Muslims and violent jihadists. He is … more
To the editor: The brief article, “Council condemns BDS,” piqued my interest in a few ways that may have been unintended.  Councilman Andrew Cohen is quoted as follows: “I … more
To the editor:  I am writing this letter to support the opinions of previous letters by Alvin Gordon (“About Islam as ‘religion of peace’”) and Sara Lord … more
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