Wow, WEDNESDAY JOURNAL sure did its readers a favor by publishing a letter from Don Gregor ("Abortion a matter of personal choice, not 'dogmatic teachings'", June 1), that master of dialogue. Note to Mr. Gregor?#34;dialogue does not consist of: Ignoring every substantive point made by your interlocutor (do you have anything to say about the victims of abortion?
As a former student of the Special Ed Program at the high school I really don't know much about the TEAM program. But seeing as there have only been viewpoints from parents, I thought I might add my two points.
Your story "Walks tout varied Mideast views" in the issue of May 18 was in many respects an excellent example of the balanced journalism WEDNESDAY JOURNAL practices. Two events with opposing agendas were handled in an even-handed and calm way, with a clear appreciation of how two groups in our community come to hold very different views.
On behalf of the Village Manager Association, the Oak Park First campaign, and our candidates?#34;Sandra Sokol, who was elected to a fourth term as clerk of the village; Diana Carpenter who has completed a four-year term as trustee and ran for election as president of the village; and Ray Barbosa, Dorothy Reid and Mas Takaguchi who ran for trustee?#34;in the April 5 local election, I want to thank our many supporters, campaign workers and contributors.