Due to an editing error, Lindsay Jones’ report on the Normandy Schools Collaborative’s STEM partnership with the Parkway School District was credited to Bridjes O’Neil. We regret the error.

Rebecca Rivas’ excellent column “Immigration crisis: what can St. Louisans do?” notes many actions that can be taken to address the plight of immigrants. I would add to this list the need to demand action by our elected political leaders.

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I was happy to see the recent letter “Address the causes of hunger.” Twenty-one  percent of kids in the U.S. living in poverty is an abomination. 

Due to an editing error, Lindsay Jones’ report on the Normandy Schools Collaborative’s STEM partnership with the Parkway School District was credited to Bridjes O’Neil. We regret the error.

Rebecca Rivas’ excellent column “Immigration crisis: what can St. Louisans do?” notes many actions that can be taken to address the plight of immigrants. I would add to this list the need to demand action by our elected political leaders.

  • Updated

I was happy to see the recent letter “Address the causes of hunger.” Twenty-one  percent of kids in the U.S. living in poverty is an abomination. 

Having read Mike Jones’ article on the Democrats in 2020, I am compelled to concur that Donald Trump is amoral, Mitch McConnell is immoral, Republicans are thugs, and that the Republican Party is akin to a dumpster fire emitting a putrid odor. Also, that Democrat leadership at the federal le…

Ferguson just completed a search for police chief to replace Delrish Moss, who left Ferguson in November 2018. Moss felt confident that his legacy would be continued through Assistant Chief Frank McCall, who had become his right-hand man. McCall was hired to implement the consent decree that…

Because the Republican Party is often seen by people as wanting the unborn child to be born but then having little to do with the years of support or upbringing of the child. The Republican party supports tax cuts that benefit the rich, instead of tackling poverty, affordable housing, homele…

I agree with Willie Dickerson in his letter “Address the causes of hunger” about steps we can take in our tax code to help people in poverty. In addition to the Earned Income Tax Credit and the Child Tax Credit, our members of Congress can also help by passing a Renters Tax Credit.

Thanks to Operation Food Search for making an effort to reach hungry kids. Each of us can help by contacting our representatives in Congress and asking them to deal with the underlying causes of hunger in America. Why are 21 percent of America’s children living in poverty? What can be done?

Here are Ten Best Reasons for barbecuing veggie burgers and hot dogs this Independence Day, rather than ground-up animal body parts.

Your editorial, “Time to ‘do something about’ racism in St. Louis police ranks,” highlights a racist post by St. Louis Police Officer Ronald Hasty, which was revealed by Plain View Project’s report on social media.