Letter to the editor: Smoke and mirrors

This is in response to Jamie Beaulieu. I will not debate science with you in this forum. You seem be pretty well educated and I respect that. In all the science that…

Politics & Other Mistakes: Code breaker

The most crucial issue facing Maine in these dire times isn’t surging Covid-19 infections. It isn’t the decimation of the lobster industry by federal rules to safeguard right whales. It isn’t a…

Letter to the editor: The Perfect Storm

Underpaid, over worked and on the brink of exhaustion, direct care professionals (DSP’s) need a break, and they need it now. While nurses and other frontline workers generally make a living wage,…

Letter to the Editor: Wishful thinking

Messaging can distort our understanding, even when the understanding challenged is the result of careful consideration and observations made over decades. Case in point, messaging that targeted Americans concerned about the conditions…