Leonard Pitts is one of your brightest shining lights. His column appears in my local paper and I look forward to reading it twice a week.
His Nov. 2 column, For too many, minds closed to the truth, was absolutely spot-on! What is our problem? Why does the majority vote against its own best interest time after time? Maybe we need to look more closely at what's in our water and food — we are dumbing down quickly.
M.A. Ross, Los Osos, Calif.