Citizens have a responsibility to read, to listen to, to look for, and to embrace news from sources that will widen their perspectives and understanding. After all, since it is the people who hold sovereign power in our democracy, they must not be like King Tigranes and listen only to those with whom they agree. They must not kill the messengers — the journalists who tell the truth.

Letters to the Editor

Mark Curiale, Public Information Officer, Guilderland Public Library

Ashley Pierce, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Albany County

Dennis Barber, Class of 1973, Knox

Carol Carpenter, Master, Bethlehem Grange 137

Marguerite Cackley, Voorheesville

Linda A. Sidoti, Ed.D., Albany

Christine Duffy, Guilderland

Dennis Barber, president, Knox Historical Society