SEASONS GREETINGS! At Christmas time, we recognize the sacred reason for the season that has been appointed by tradition to celebrate the birth of the Son of God.  Glory to God in the highest for the gift of His Only Begotten Son, Jesus Christ. The story of Christ’s birth andContinue Reading

According to a recent Op/Ed piece in the esteemed Capital Press, the Hammond Family case involving the father and son ranchers in Central Oregon reveals unfairness and injustice on several levels. By any measure, the five-year sentence given to Eastern Oregon rancher Dwight Hammond and his son Steven was excessiveContinue Reading

We have talked about Food Freedom before, but what do you really know about the Food Freedom Movement? Earlier this year, a new Food Freedom law took effect in Wyoming that exempts producers from “licensure, permitting, certification, inspection, packaging, or labeling” regulations when selling food (with the exception of non-poultry,Continue Reading

 Is the Former U.S. Attorney for Oregon at The Heart of The Hammond Family Problem? — from The Last Refuge   We tried to share the whole Hammond Story, but apparently there’s even more. At this point, the media are focused on the “Bundy Militia” angle to the standoff in BurnsContinue Reading

Full Story on What’s Going on In Oregon – Militia Take Over Malheur National Wildlife Refuge In Protest to Hammond Family Persecution…from The Last Refuge   The short summary is:  in an effort to draw attention to a ridiculous arrest of a father and son pair of Oregon Ranchers (“DwightContinue Reading

In case you hadn’t heard, there’s something going on in Burns, Oregon. Most people who might have occasion to read the Pahvant Post probably already know that because we have re-posted several items about it.  We first published something about the Hammond situation clear back in November, long before anyContinue Reading

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 in mind as the story of the Hammond family’s ordeal in Oregon finally begins to reach the public’s consciousness. SensationalContinue Reading

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 most people, you don’t know much.  And one of the main reasons for this is that much of what weContinue Reading

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 means changing fundamental policy and laws without going through a legislative process? We’re going to be talking a lot moreContinue Reading

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 abuses by the Federal Government, Department of Interior, BLM and Forest Service, with respect to their management of public landsContinue Reading