Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Reimagining the Rural American West

Reimagining the Rural American West

The Western Governors Association (WGA) has a new project that interferes with and disrupts how rural communities govern their towns and how they live,...
Tyranny by the Initiative Process

Tyranny by the Initiative Process

Tyranny comes in many forms. Most notably it comes through dictators like Hitler, Stalin or through other autocratic forms of government where one person...
Democrats and Welfare Rats

Democrats and Welfare Rats

Recently our president, Donald John Trump, was booed at a baseball game in Washington, D.C. With the typically bad taste and poor manners of...
The High Divide Collaborative Threat

The High Divide Collaborative Threat

The High Divide Collaborative, (HDC) held a webinar in August 2019, facilitated by Bray Beltran and Emily Harkness from the Heart of the Rockies Initiative...
Who Is Salmon Valley Stewardship?

Who Is Salmon Valley Stewardship?

On the Salmon Valley Stewardship (SVS) website, it doesn’t provide a clear picture of how the organization was started, other than it began with “assistance”...
Have the Rich and Powerful Taken Over our Idaho?

Have the Rich and Powerful Taken Over our Idaho?

The Gem State Patriot has been talking for years about the political corruption in Idaho and the powerful people behind the scenes pulling the...
To Vax or not to Vax, that is the Question

To Vax or not to Vax, that is the Question

Vaccine Hesitancy In its never-ending United Nations (UN) quest to have control over healthcare in the world, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has...
Congratulations to Both Sides of the Boise State Diversity Debate

Congratulations to Both Sides of the Boise State Diversity Debate

One point was made that made me reconsider a small corner of my position. Mat Erpelding, the Minority leader in the Idaho House, related...
It’s About Land Use Restrictions

It’s About Land Use Restrictions

Non-governmental organizations (NGO) are celebrating the introduction of legislation for the “protection and restoration of certain native fish, wildlife, and plant species” on federal...
Threats to Salmon & Challis

Threats to Salmon & Challis

The Craighead Institute has been in operation since 1964 with a focus on research in designing and managing research projects that support conservation in...
Chameleon Politicians of Idaho

Chameleon Politicians of Idaho

Do you really know the politicians you are electing to political office? Because if you don’t, you are leaving yourselves open to be taken...
Diversity, Discrimination, and Discernment

Diversity, Discrimination, and Discernment

I grew up in Ohio in the 1960s. In Ohio and Western Pennsylvania, football was and remains today a religion. I was lucky enough...