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The Eagle welcomes letters of 400 words or less. Letters must include full name, address and telephone number. The Eagle reserves the right to edit letters and does not print every letter it receives. The Eagle will not publish letters that violate standards of good taste, make libelous accusations, ad hominem arguments or endorse commercial products.

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  • Business Briefs for Dec. 17 - 12/17/2014 05:14 AM EST
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    Letter: A government of and by the rich

    12/17/2014 12:03 PM EST
    A government of and by the rich To the editor: The people of America have sold the country to the rich. 
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    Letter: Pleased carousel will come full circle
    12/17/2014 12:01 PM EST - Pleased carousel will come full circle To the editor: On a recent morning I went out to my front porch to pick up my Eagle and beheld good news: the headline read that the Berkshire Carousel has come full circle to finally be in Pittsfield. Full Story

    Letter: Violence, unfairness, only fuel terrorism
    12/17/2014 12:01 PM EST - Violence, unfairness only fuel terrorism To the Editor: The release of the CIA's torture report has sparked a conversation over torture. Full Story

    Letter: Problems at BMC jeopardize care
    12/16/2014 03:09 PM EST - Problems at BMC jeopardize care To the Editor: I am one of many nurses in the Berkshire community who participated in a demonstration on Dec. Full Story

    Letter: Hinsdale party brightens holidays
    12/16/2014 01:39 PM EST - Hinsdale party brightens holidays To the editor: Last Friday, we were among the 50 or so guests who were served a delicious turkey dinner at the Hinsdale Christmas party sponsored by the CDA and cooked by Al Lussier of Ozzie's and served by members of his committee. Full Story

    Letter: Obama joins ranks of the unaccountable
    12/16/2014 01:39 PM EST - Obama joins ranks of the unaccountable To the editor: In addition to all the lies and secrecy that the government uses to control the American people when, of course, it's supposed to be the other way around, perhaps it is the pervasive lack of accountability that is the most egregious conduct of the government we elected to represent us. Full Story

    Letter: MCLA, Williams fulfil educator's dream
    12/16/2014 01:39 PM EST - MCLA, Williams fulfil educator's dream To the editor: I commend heartily the new partnership between educators at Mass. Full Story

    Letter: McCain, not Cheney, is credible on torture
    12/16/2014 01:37 PM EST - McCain, not Cheney is credible on torture To the editor: With respect to the CIA's infamous torture methods, the N. Full Story

    Letter to the editor: Bishop Maguire story missed sum of his life
    12/15/2014 01:20 PM EST - To the editor: On Nov. 24, I saw an Eagle article on the obituary page about the passing of the Rev. Full Story

    Letter to the editor: Give credit to the many who sought racial unity
    12/15/2014 01:17 PM EST - To the editor: It gives me great pride in my country to drive by Park Square and see the wonderful American flag display. Full Story

    Among change, gift of jewels for Salvation Army

    DORAL, Fla. (AP) — In one of its famous red kettles in South Florida, the Salvation Army has received a gift worth more than a little bit of change: an emerald and diamond necklace. Full Story
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    NYC rapper Bobby Shmurda arrested in drug case

    NEW YORK (AP) — An up-and-coming rapper is among several people arrested in an investigation into a series of gang-related shootings and drug trafficking in New York City. Full Story
    (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
    Stephen Collins admits to molesting three females

    “Star Trek” actor will sit down with Katie Couric to discuss statement he made to People magazine about molestation incidents.