The Daily Iberian accepts letters to the editor on matters of public concern. Letters from people outside The Daily Iberian's circulation area must deal with a specific local issue to be considered for publication. We recommend that letters be approximately 400 words or less. E-mailed letters must have the real name, real-world address and a phone number to be considered for publication. Only the author's name and community are published. Letters are published close to the order in which they are received. It usually takes three to four publication days before a letter can be printed. Letters to the Editor: