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Letters July 28, 2016  RSS feed
DANGERS OF K2 SHOULD LEAD TO POT LEGALIZATION
     K2 is touted in the communities as an alternative to marijuana because it allegedly provides a high similar to marijuana while not being detectable by common drug tests used today. Unlike marijuana, which is natural and has been proven safe and nonaddictive, K2 is a synthetic chemical that is sprayed on greens.
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WILL DARKNESS TRUMP DEMOCRACY IN NOVEMBER?
     It is not hard to be a fortune teller during this election process. If Trump loses in November one can already hear his rantings that the “system is rigged,” that he won the election and his supporters were robbed!
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RESTORING EDUCATION WILL HELP REBUILD LIVES
     Regarding Elsie McCabe Thompson’s letter in your July 14 issue: Yes, I too mourn the deaths of Philandro Castile and Alton Sterling, and feel for the families of the slain officers in Dallas and elsewhere; but her appeal for the voters to come out just when “we have opportunities to advance change,” in my estimation, requires a look back.
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THEY THANK US, AND WE THANK THEM FOR THEIR SERVICE!
     Dear Victoria Schneps-Yunis: You publish a great weekly newspaper, and thank you for remembering our veterans! Mark I. Koppelman, Queens County Council, Jewish War Veterans of the USA
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A LOOK BACK
      Here’s how Jamaica Hospital appeared in 1924, then located on what was then Van Wyck Boulevard.
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