Letters: Aug. 6, 1984

Dems Under Way

To the Editors:

The thing I value most about the Democrats is their diversity [NATION, July 16]. They differ in thought, opinion, vision, background, race, creed, color and sex. As for the Republicans, well, when you have seen one, you have seen them all.

Lin Hartwell Santa Monica, Calif.

Your story about the Democratic Party's future is one of hand-wringing and furrowed brows. On the contrary, I believe this is an exciting period. For the first time we have seen a strong bid for the presidential nomination by a black, and a woman is running as the vice-presidential candidate. These developments are...

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