Thanks to the Record for feature, editorial

Dear editor,

A word of thanks for the article regarding the Cumberland Motorcycle Round Up. The article is much more reflective of the event and how it benefits the community at large. Good writing by the reporter!

On another note, but still in the thank you department. The recent editorial regarding child poverty was much appreciated. When corporations such as Black Press take a public stand on issues such as child poverty, it helps. When media organizations provide accurate information regarding the issue, children benefit. When media organizations discuss, in an open manner, the situation, children benefit. It shines a light on a dark aspect of our society.

B.C. is now the only province in Canada which does not have a Poverty Reduction Plan. It can only be hoped some of our politicians read the editorial.

E. A. Foster

Comox

 

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