Town Square

Editorial: Experiment aimed at improving tone and dialogue on our Town Square forum

Original post made on Jul 31, 2020

Beginning Saturday, Aug. 1, participation in's popular Town Square reader forum will be limited to those who register on the site with their name and email address.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, July 28, 2020, 2:22 PM


Posted by Malcolm Hex
a resident of San Ramon
on Jul 31, 2020 at 10:03 am

Here come the thought police. It was just a matter of time.

Posted by Becky Bhatt
a resident of Danville
on Aug 4, 2020 at 8:52 am

Becky Bhatt is a registered user.

This is a good idea. Historically newspapers only published letters with names. You should not hide behind pseudonyms, if you can't put your name behind it you should not be posting on a public forum. Civil debate should not be anonymous.