Tag Archives: Government

Public Lands Christmas Reality Check — Opinion/Editorial — by Ken Ivory

December 24, 2014 This morning, as I worked on the last minute preparations for Christmas and the upcoming new year, I felt a little sad. Not that it had anything…

Why Grand Juries Don’t Indict Cops — Because the Fox is Guarding the Henhouse — by Seth Morris

In a recent article in the Washington Post, Seth Morris explains why grand juries don’t indict cops, and what would need to be done to change that. According to Mr….

Personal Liberty Requires Personal Responsibility — by John Myers

“Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.”                                                          — George Bernard Shaw According to this thought-provoking piece from Personal Liberty Digest, Personal Liberty Requires Personal Responsibility. It…

The All Seeing Eye? — Self-Surveillance is a Blind Spot for Government

Who watches the watchers? In an era of mass phone surveillance and the ubiquity of the all-seeing digital eye, the FBI apparently can’t even put eyes on its own evidence…

StingRay — What Do You Know About It? What Does It Know About You?

You seem to grasp that NSA is watching your every move, but can’t quite swallow that local law enforcement is likewise spying on you?  According to Kim Komando, America’s Digital…

BLM Becoming Increasingly Hostile Under Obama Administration — by John Carpenter

The following letter to Nevada Congressman Mark Amodei was recently published in the Elko Daily Free Press, documenting increasing hostility and problems working with the BLM under the Obama Administration….

GRASS MARCH / COWBOY EXPRESS ARRIVES IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

  As reported in an article originally published in the Elko Daily Free Press, the Cowboy Express/Grass March has made its most important stop on its coast-to-coast journey via horseback….

GRASS MARCH COWBOY EXPRESS Kicks Off from the West Coast

As originally reported in an article in the Deseret News, the Grass March Cowboy Express protesting BLM actions and resource management in Nevada has left the West Coast, and is…

IT’S CONSTITUTION WEEK — What Are YOU Going to DO About it?

We have been reminded by the National Center for Constitutional Studies (NCCS www.nccs.net/) that September 17th is Constitution Day and the 17th through the 23rd is Constitution Week. It is…

Other Perspectives: The Growing Distance Between You and Your Government — by Bryan Hyde

It’s not just here in Millard County.  According to an Op/Ed piece originally published in the the St. George News, our government is growing increasingly unresponsive to the will of…