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Let Us Sweep Our Own

Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe   It’s easy to feel discouraged and upset right now. From Covid-19 to all the various reactions to it, from lost jobs and failed businesses to sick and dying friends, from systemic injustice to …

Read History

If I held the power to save one young protestor by getting them to listen to reason, what would I say? Read history.  The end. I tried to think of a means to convince someone, but I am embarrassed to say I cannot think of a single way to reason with a rioter. We are …

Choose Well

Coloradoans recently experienced a (more or less) collective butt-clenching at the possibility that a crazy lady who wanted to shoot up a school might be running around loose in the state. In anticipation of this possibility, they responded by simply closing all the schools they thought might be at risk and keeping all the kids …

If Hunting is So Bad then Why Aren’t The Stats Showing It

  American hunters started the country’s conservation practice 100 years ago. They were aware of the increasing animal population and fast industrial development. The developments brought serious risks to wildlife, and hunters found a way to protect the resources. They created and fought for different regulations and rules that created an improved system of wildlife …