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LETTER: The politics of language and equality

I find it extremely telling that the print media now reference a person of color with a capital letter — i.e., Black or Hispanic — yet when a Caucasian person is referenced, it’s written as “white.” Just saying. How does that equality thing work again?

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LETTER: Oakland no longer deserves MLB team

It was disappointing to read Sam Gordon’s column arguing the A’s should remain in Oakland. He offered only sentimental reasons.

LETTER: Septic tank bill would be a burden to homeowners

The naturally cleaned water coming out of septic systems is not lost, nor will forcing homeowners to change to sewer provide more than a drop in the bucket toward this drought.