The INDsider - Letters to the Editor The INDsider - Letters to the Editor http://theind.com/articles.sec-25-1-Letters-to-the-Editor.html Sun, 26 Mar 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[On I-49, we should all have a seat at the table]]> On I-49, we should all have a seat at the table
In a planning process of this magnitude, tough questions should be answered — and tough answers accepted ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Clear campaign signs in accordance with law]]> Letter: Clear campaign signs in accordance with law
Political campaign signs are, by law, supposed to be gone two weeks after the election ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Ellison honors the Army uniform]]> Letter: Ellison honors the Army uniform
"To voters in the 3rd Congressional District of Louisiana, I can only unequivocally endorse my friend Greg Ellison in the strongest of terms." ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Congressional candidate Ellison exploits Army uniform]]> Letter: Congressional candidate Ellison exploits Army uniform
A campaign poster for 3rd Congressional District candidate Greg Ellison, a Lafayette Republican, hangs along Jefferson Street in Downtown Lafayette.Dear Editor, I am a senior field grade U.S. Army War ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Be patriotic — register to vote (and actually vote)]]> Letter: Be patriotic — register to vote (and actually vote)
Voting is a quiet but profound patriotic act that is essential to maintaining both the national and local democratic institutions and ideals ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: LFF more than culture warriors]]> Letter: LFF more than culture warriors
The president of Louisiana Family Forum takes exception to Pearson Cross’ September editorial ......]]>
<![CDATA[Rep. Terry Landry: JBE deserves praise]]> Rep. Terry Landry: JBE deserves praise
It is very clear to me that we are blessed to have John Bel as our governor at this time in our state’s history ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Bishop should release names of pedophile priests]]> Letter: Bishop should release names of pedophile priests
Let us watch and see whether a man who invoked the word “transparency” will simply do the right thing and release the names of sex abusing priests that his four predecessors have wrongfully shielded from the public ......]]>
<![CDATA[ Letter: I miss Bernie Sanders]]> Letter: I miss Bernie Sanders
He showed us our best selves with a full-throated roar ......]]>
<![CDATA[Letter: Data-driven justice diverts mentally ill from incarceration ]]> Letter: Data-driven justice diverts mentally ill from incarceration
Lafayette Parish needs more services and supports for individuals with mentally illness that deflect them from the criminal justice system and into appropriate interventions before they commit serious and sometimes violent crimes ......]]>