I will try to help

Here in Cameron County we have the privilege of having many veterans who will help veterans having problems. It means a lot to have...

Trump pardon proves racism

“I assumed the ratings would be far higher than they would be normally.”That was an answer given by Donald Trump when asked why he...

Many questions, concerns

“All Americans, not only in the states most heavily affected but in every place in this country, are rightly disturbed by the large number...

VA treatment

Recently published were two letters about Veterans and one letter praised the care the VA gives to its patients and the other letter was...

COMMENTARY: Reasoning from Navarrette

Ruben Navarrette claims to be neither Republican nor Democrat, is a native born American, often does not distinguish in titles or headlines between legal...

Heroes vs. NRA

The brave students at MSD in Parkland and at other schools in Florida are heroes and should be heartily supported.The NRA should be ashamed...

Thanks to China, Americans learn what Mexico already knows: Trade is unfair

By RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR. Special to the Star SAN DIEGO — Turnabout is fair play. But does it also make for fair trade? Americans are getting a...

COMMENTARY: The war against warming: Why we must fight

By FROMA HARROP Special to the Star Even after Hitler invaded Czechoslovakia and Poland, a strong pacifist movement in Britain opposed a military buildup to confront...

LETTERS: Unsustainable growth

It seems like Brownsville’s summer temperatures were slightly cooler than those in Harlingen in the 1960s. Why were many morning lows in June, 3°-5°...

Moving for LNG

My wife and I are setting our sights on moving our family from Central Texas to the Lower Rio Grande Valley. We’re drawn to...