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Readers' Views: What a free market can't provide us


I am writing in response to Sheldon Richman’s column, “Life without FEMA? It can happen’’ [Nov. 7, Press And Journal]. The Future of Freedom Foundation, of which Mr. Richman is a fellow, is a Libertarian think tank. The central claim of Mr. Richman’s piece is that the private market can provide a number of essential services more effectively than the federal government.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 November 2012 18:36

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Reader's Views: Here's why I'm thankful

A lot of my friends on Facebook have been talking about what they are most thankful for with the season of Thanksgiving upon us.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 November 2012 18:32

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Reader's Views: ...but I can't dance to it



As Sonny and Cher sang, “The Beat Goes On,” and so goes the Middletown saga – or soap opera, depending on how one views it.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 November 2012 21:26

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