Editorial

Composting Methods from your Apartment

Jun 09,2022

In response to the Alameda County Industries latest Alameda Sun editorial (“ACI Trash Talk April 2022,” April 21), Katie Griffin of EcoWatch, a website that publishes science-based content on environmental issues and solutions for a healthier planet, published Linnea Harris’ EcoWatch composting g

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Turning into an Urban Legend

Jun 02,2022

There is something like a rumor, or myth or common belief that is only a story someone made up and people liked it, so they believed it.

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School Violence and School Safety

May 30,2022

[Last Tuesday’s] shooting in Uvalde, Texas has now claimed the lives of [19 children and two teachers.] These lost lives, like many others before them, are now part of the recurrent nightmare gun violence continues to exact on communities across our country, and on some of the youngest and most v

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Is Ranked-Choice Voting Good for Alameda?

May 19,2022

Elections in larger cities normally use a Primary Election to eliminate extra candidates so that just two candidates appear on the regular election ballot. The two candidates with the most votes run against each other.

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Helping Prevent Suicide

May 19,2022

You may be aware that the suicide rate is currently higher than the homicide rate in this country. I am aware that I have written about the increase in depression. Now this.

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Guerrilla Gardening With Neighbors

May 12,2022

About 10 years ago, my next-door neighbor and I were commiserating that we didn’t have enough sunny space in our yards to grow as many tomatoes, peppers, and eggplant as we could eat.

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Argument Against Measure B

May 12,2022

We oppose Measure B, the school bond measure, because its proponents are not being honest with the voters. The Alameda Unified School District claims, “By law, all funds must be spent in Alameda.” This is a deceptive statement.

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