Monday, July 04, 2022


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Just what is an American patriot?

Jim Jones is a Vietnam combat veteran who served as Idaho Attorney General (1983-1991) and as a Justice on the I...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Freedom is messy but better than alternatives

I want to add some balance to the views of Jim Jones who recently said the NRA has gone "berserk."

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Is this the outcome of tribalism and jingoism?

A short excerpt from a futuristic novel series

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Name calling, finger pointing signs of illegitimacy

We are tired of you hypocritical rhetoric.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
We need to be nice to one another

Thoughts during a morning stroll

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
They will grow for those who cannot

Sandpoint community members held a vigil for the 19 children and 2 adults

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
The only good use of an AK-47 …

Mission accomplished

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Bad parents, not guns, to blame for mass shootings

This letter is a direct response

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Should we return to the county poor farm?

Is anybody else thinking that the county poor farm concept could be a partial solution to affordable housing

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
What precedent will negative campaigns set?

Dishonest and disrespectful postcards are disheartening

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
It's time to get into the political game

All too often I hear “I’m just not into politics.”

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Vulgarity is offensive, not acceptable

The large signs are vulgar.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
On World Refugee Day, celebrate refugees' stories, cultures, and lives

World Refugee Day is June 20

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Camp Bay stories need more balance

The articles you've printed on the Camp Bay Road protests were interesting, but they only presented one side of the issue

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Wasden is a courageous champion of the law

We six were predecessors of Lawrence Wasden as Idaho Attorney General from 1971 to 2003

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
What motivates letter writer to dispute climate change?

My dialogue in the Daily Bee with Monte Heil commenced in 2019