Position deserves more than $8 per hour

VIA should be embarrassed to offer $8 an hour for a custodian.That amount is barely over minimum wage for an important job.Who do you...

Playing us for fools?

The coming April Fool’s Day reminds us how the meat, egg, and dairy industries play us for fools every day.The meat industry has developed...

Low ratings for Trump

Let me try real hard to explain some of the reasons for this current administration’s low ratings. Now, of course, some of you readers...

The Diet of Lent

Wednesday was the beginning of Lent, the 40-day period before Easter, when many Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus’ 40 days...

Answer these immigration questions

I would like to address those who have used this forum to condemn efforts/proposals of the Trump administration to secure the border and stem...

Letter: We Need to Win This Battle

To the Editor:“Esta loco ese Trompas” is a phrase we are getting all too familiar with. But is the orangehaired, tantrum tweeting leader of...

We have right to disagree

This is in response to N. Rodriguez’ Letter to the Editor in which she disagrees with my points of view.I applaud her right to...

A lot of conservatism lately

My Goodness! All the column space lately for Jim Taylor’s paeans to all things conservative.Rather than go into long point-by-point rebuttals, I’ll just say...

Life along the Arroyo is prized

In October of 1967, Hurricane Beulah deluged the Valley with over 12 inches of rain, and the ensuing overflow of the Arroyo Colorado caused...

LETTERS: Immigrants and driver’s licenses

Recently, the State of New Jersey governor signed a bill into law allowing illegal immigrants in that state to get driver’s licenses. The reason...