LETTER: Humanity

We need more love

We need more love and less hate.

We need more joy and less sadness.

We need more compassion and less apathy.

We need more kindness and less rudeness.

We are all in this together. No matter if you are a Democrat or Republican, Green Party or Libertarian, conservative or liberal, gay, straight, bi or trans, religious or atheist, we all have one thing in common: We are alive, on this earth together.

May we strive to be nicer, kinder and more compassionate with one another, not looking to divide, but to understand.

We need more love.

— Gene Kuhns

More in Letters to the Editor

Thank you South End Community Club

Sale of the club’s property generated a substantial sum of money for the Fire Department.

Vashon Library deserves thanks

Reading has become a major challenge due to our eye diseases.

Disappointment with Water Taxi

When faced with great success, the county has put on the brakes in encouraging low carbon commutes.

Host a Public Hospital District presentation

It is very important for all of us to ask questions, voice our opinions and learn about our options.

The power of our parks

Parks and recreation services are important factors in determining the livability of a community.

Switch to silent fireworks

I join with those who are concerned about wildlife, domestic animals and those who suffer PTSD

No need to compromise convictions to be compassionate

Our culture has accepted two huge lies.

Mother recalls daughter’s feat

Destia Burby asked Allyson if she would spread Bill’s ashes on Mount Rainier

Shooting large game with the intent to injure is unethical

Not only is this cruel and inhumane, but it is also a major violation of state regulations.

Impact of “defensible space” on wildlife and ecosystems

I have serious concerns about the suggestion that we embrace Firewise’s “defensible space” concept

Cigarette butts: Who will clean up ugly blight?

While walking in town, I came upon a quite disgusting sight, a… Continue reading

The USSR was better than the United States in many respects

The fertility rate is 1.8 births per woman in the United States.… Continue reading