Letters: Jan. 21, 2002

Person of the Year

"Mayor Rudy Giuliani has stood out as the representative of the U.S. and of Americans for all the world to admire." BARRY O'BRIEN Iron Mountain, Mich.

I was utterly delighted to learn that New York City's Rudolph Giuliani is TIME's Person of the Year [Dec. 31-Jan. 7]. New Yorkers are the most resilient, compassionate and extraordinary people anywhere. In times of hardship and tragedy, we come together, and the mayor has led the way. He has been a tower of strength for all of us who were frightened, shaken, sorrowful and depressed. FRANCINE M. SCHWARTZ New York...

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