Editorial cartoonsoffend Catholics

This letter is in regard to recent cartoons in the East Oregonian. I speak not only for myself, but others who found them offensive.

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to get the implied message. If the cartoonist had targeted any other faith or Christian denomination as he did the Catholics, it would have been just as offensive.

The East Oregonian just received prestigious awards for good reporting. Too bad you allow these types of messages in your paper. You have the freedom to publish it and your subscribers have the freedom to cancel their subscriptions.

Helen Jobes

Pilot Rock

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