Letters to the Editor

Election: Trump defies what we teach our kids

We try to teach our children not to be bullies, don’t call people demeaning names, don’t make fun of how a person looks or their disability, do not hurt others but instead come to the rescue of those who are being hurt. Tell the truth, be tolerant of people who have different beliefs than you do. Care about our precious planet, believe in science, think before speaking, listen more than you talk.

Most of us believe that these qualities will help our children be good persons and good citizens.

How did someone like Donald Trump, who exhibits none of these values, become a presidential candidate? This is a sad moment for our country.