Perspectives — the Bundy “Standoff” in Oregon — What’s Really Going On? — by Bryan Hyde

OPINION – Any time the news media starts to hyperventilate about terrorism, that’s the time to make certain your BS detector is calibrated and functioning. It’s essential to keep this…

Press Release from LaVoy Finicum & Malheur Occupiers

Our message is being distorted and mischaracterized.  “Reports in the media have tried to portray myself and others as gun toting militants with a death wish. Nothing could be farther…

What Do You Know About President Obama’s New Executive Orders on Gun Control?

President Obama has announced aggressive new “Executive Action” on gun control.  But how much do you know about the details of what he is doing?  The chances are that like…

Executive Action Versus Legislative Action — Does Everyone Understand the Distinction?

As many know, President Obama has just issued sweeping Gun Control measures, based entirely on “Executive Action.”  To what extent do people understand what that means?  Does everyone understand that…

The Mary Bullock Story and Other Related Issues in the Long Trail of BLM Abuses — by Todd Macfarlane

The recent  Hammond Case in Oregon has stirred a great deal of outrage and disbelief, but it is just the latest drop in the bucket in a long trail of…

The Case for Civil Disobedience in Oregon — Guest Editorial — by David French

http://www.nationalreview.com/article/429214/oregon-rancher-protests-civil-disobedience-justified by David French January 4, 2016 3:55 PM @DavidAFrench Watching the news yesterday, a person could be forgiven for thinking that a small group of Americans had literally lost…

What Do You Know About Sugar Pine Mine? — More Back Story on What is Going on in Oregon — by James Pogue

Editor’s Note:  It seems that most people, especially outside Oregon, know little about what is going on in Harney County, let alone all the back stories.  Certainly the biggest back…

SENATOR THOMAS HART BENTON — What Do You Know About Him? — by Ken Ivory

“[T]he federal government…became the  monopolizer of vacant lands in the West: and this monopoly, like all monopolies, resulted in hardships to those upon whom it acted.” Which famous U.S. senator…

This Day in History — U.S. Army Massacres Indians at Wounded Knee — a Repost — by TJ Lovato

When I was in college, I was politically alert and studied history.  What my friends and I noticed, among many other things, is how history books depict things.  When it…

Judeo-Christian Ethos — Guest Editorial — by Nelson Hultberg

Christmas season usually generates reflection on the spiritual / philosophical side of life for many of us. What follows pays reverence to the profound importance of our Judeo-Christian heritage to…