Letters: Sep. 24, 1984

Ferraro Flap

To the Editors:

They wanted to make her cry in front of the nation. But Geraldine Ferraro did not give them the satisfaction [NATION, Sept. 31. Instead, she presented a sterling performance.

Kaimay Y. Terry


Americans have been given the opportunity to watch a previously obscure candidate being tested under extreme pressure and scrutiny. Ferraro has proved herself with courage and aplomb.

James Glickson

New York City

It is sacrificial slaughter when society crucifies its best leaders on a cross of impossibly high standards. Could the most honest among us withstand this...

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