letters to the editor
Liberals hate ‘divine intervention
DEAR EDITOR: Not picking a nit, and not being much of a reader of Froma Harrop (her, of the Bill Press, Kevin Foley, Dana Milbanks “voices of nonsense” crew), I felt compelled to write on her Tuesd...
December 25, 2014 11:38 PM | 5 5 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Braves fans might park free at Cumberland
DEAR EDITOR: As an avid Braves fan and spectator at several of their games over the past four years I have lived in the area, I have been closely watching their move to Cobb County. I admire their ...
December 23, 2014 11:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Today’s troops appreciated, just like those in ‘Bulge’
DEAR EDITOR: On Dec. 16, 1944, in Verviers, Belgium, Maj. Ben T. Rushing of the 32nd Regiment, 3rd Armored Division of the First American Army had been awakened and informed that they were moving o...
December 22, 2014 09:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Require mosques to forgo violent teachings
DEAR EDITOR: Re: MDJ editorial, “Kennesaw should get do-over on mosque right” Last Sunday’s editorial supporting a Muslim sect’s right to obtain from the Kennesaw City Council a permit to establish...
December 20, 2014 10:29 PM | 7 7 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘The Word’ vs. ‘The Sword’; Muslims are victims of Islam
DEAR EDITOR: Despite the efforts of the Kennesaw protesters, there will be a mosque. Despite the “BAN ISLAM” signs and the flag-waving, there will be a mosque. Despite the common knowledge that Isl...
December 18, 2014 11:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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MDJ mosque editorial meant as joke?
DEAR EDITOR: Nice editorial on Wednesday. As was pointed out in a classic movie some years ago, “Surely, you must be kidding.” Giving credit to the weak-kneed, politically correct Kennesaw City Cou...
December 18, 2014 11:54 PM | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legitimacy of religion not based on age
DEAR EDITOR: I was distraught to read the several letters you published Friday morning on the subject of Islam. Is the legitimacy of a religion based on its age? By that standard, Christian Science...
December 13, 2014 09:46 PM | 6 6 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kennesaw risking own self-destruction
DEAR EDITOR: After reading the article by Danielle Longamore, in Sunday’s MDJ (“Christianity Used as Weapon by Kennesaw Mosque Opponents”), I too am angry. I am angry at the number of individuals i...
December 11, 2014 08:35 PM | 21 21 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslims ignoring facts of the past two decades
DEAR EDITOR: Dr. S.M. Ghazanfar’s letter on Tuesday (“Muslims Appreciate Support on Mosque”) stated a convenient talking points version of our Founding Fathers’ impressions of Islam, probably parro...
December 09, 2014 09:33 PM | 38 38 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Islam ‘a pox on civilization’
DEAR EDITOR: Reading that the Kennesaw City Council gave permission for a group of Muslims to open a so-called prayer hall was a great disappointment to me. The PC Police won again, and the citizen...
December 23, 2014 11:12 PM | 4 4 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘War’ really about Braves’ lack of parking
DEAR EDITOR: Re: Saturday’s Around Town column, “Shopping Wars, Parking Wars and the Braves.” If Around Town wants to characterize it as a war, then so be it. However, I believe the Cumberland Mall...
December 22, 2014 09:15 PM | 4 4 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Why no outrage about slaughter?
DEAR EDITOR: I wonder if MDJ guest columnist Khalid Hashmi, director of United Muslim-Americans for Humanity Inc. in Acworth (“Islam the enemy, or fear of unknown?”) would care to comment on the re...
December 18, 2014 11:58 PM | 5 5 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Article on retiring doctor hit home for Medicare patient
DEAR EDITOR: Your article about Dr. Goodman Espy leaving a practice that he founded because the other doctors elected to not take Medicare patients really hit home. I am a senior on a fixed income ...
December 17, 2014 11:05 PM | 2 2 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Body-cams will prevent mistreatment
DEAR EDITOR: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hand of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any ...
December 16, 2014 10:15 PM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council bowed to political correctness
DEAR EDITOR: So our gutless Kennesaw City Council voted 5-0 in favor of a mosque at Jiles Road and U.S. 41. I am very concerned about four votes changing in such short order. How many of our counci...
December 16, 2014 10:15 PM | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslims have mastered art of playing victim
DEAR EDITOR: Kudos to letter-writer Laura Armstrong (“Muslims ignoring facts of the last two decades,” Wednesday’s MDJ) and the others who have sent letters to the editor in response to the applica...
December 13, 2014 09:45 PM | 3 3 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council must repair relationships with job creators
DEAR EDITOR: 2015 can’t come soon enough for Kennesaw. We all know too well that the mosque controversy has been central in multiple forms of media but there are other significant issues that need ...
December 13, 2014 09:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christians the target
DEAR EDITOR: I have been reading with interest the last several days about the city of Kennesaw’s decision to refuse a place of worship for their Muslim community. I see where it’s going to be vote...
December 11, 2014 08:34 PM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time to close borders to Muslims
DEAR EDITOR: MDJ letter-writer Laura Armstrong (“Muslims ignoring facts of the past two decades”) perfectly captured the reasons we should suspect the motives of Muslims seeking to build a mosque i...
December 11, 2014 08:34 PM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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