LETTERS: Edinburg’s infrastructure held up during recent storms,

Edinburg’s infrastructure held up during recent stormsI would like to commend the city of Edinburg for its efforts in the downtown area near UTRGV...

COMMENTARY: Border crisis is complex

BY BILL REAGAN | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR The border is in crisis. And it is not. The Department of Homeland Security faces a difficult challenge....

COMMENTARY: Diversity easier to achieve than empathy

BY RUBEN NAVARRETTEA columnist should always admit when he is wrong, but not enough of us are willing to go to confession.Thankfully, I’m a...

COMMENTARY: Liberals get ‘woke’ that families at the border get separated

BY RUBEN NAVARRETTE JR.In the words attributed to the great Panamanian boxer Roberto Duran: “No mas!” I can’t take it anymore.Even as a Mexican-American...

COMMENTARY: It’s still and always will be important to observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month

BY LORENA SAENZ GONZALEZYou probably don’t need a reminder that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month; after all, pink ribbons are as ubiquitous as...

LETTERS: On the day after Memorial Day

Reader talks about the day after Memorial DayYesterday was Memorial Day. I put out my American Flag in front of the house then retreated...

LETTERS: On Trump and Abbott, Russian influence and gun rights

The ‘enablers’If you voted for President Donald Trump and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott then you are likely thrilled with their recent selfish actions:>> Trump’s...

LETTERS: On STC student parking and abortion rights

Abortion rightsSince 1973, and Roe v. Wade, our country has been divided over abortion rights. The landmark Supreme Court decision allows women to have...

LETTER: A critique on troop removal and deployments

Good start, President Donald Trump, with the total troop removal from Syria, and partial departure from Afghanistan. Perhaps Congress and you can begin a discussion...

LETTER: New puzzle complicated

Recently you changed the provider of the Sunday Sudoku HighFives. This new puzzle is very complicated. I always looked forward to the Sunday puzzle and...