Politics

April 02, 2016
By:
Julian Cola

Shock and disbelief! Outrage and cryptic denial! Expect a healthy dose of these reactions whenever secrets are revealed and the truth spills out. Reservation, even fear, is known to accompany the admission of truths that cut sharply against a façade of normality molded by sweet apple-pie myths.

March 29, 2016
By:
Mike Myers

The American presidential run is really heating up with clashes breaking out and road blocks at Trump events. Not surprising, given his propensity for making outrageous, inflammatory and racist remarks.

March 26, 2016
By:
Alex Jacobs

It took generations for Americans to get this stupid. And that’s saying a lot when you actually look to see what passed as knowledge or just good information back then.

March 21, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

History does not repeat itself, but it does rhyme.

The remark above is attributed to Mark Twain without any evidence. Who said it remains a mystery, but we are living it in the 2016 elections.

March 20, 2016
By:
Harold Monteau

"Super delegates exist really to make sure that party leaders and elected officials don't have to be in a position where they are running against grass-roots activists” Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Chair of the Democrat

March 19, 2016
By:
Willow Tomeo

As a Yakima-registered Colville who grew up in Spokane, and now going to the Institute of American Indian Art in Santa Fe, my perspective is that Bernie has throughout his 40-year career always defended civil rights for all people of color.

March 18, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

It’s time to see if our heads can stretch around President Trump and his head can shrink enough to enter the White House and trade the Trump Jet for Air Force One. After adjusting to his diminished status, Trump is a mystery. We don’t know what Trump will do. Neither does he.

March 17, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

Democracy is not a spectator sport. If you don’t have time to run your political party or your government, that will not stop them from claiming they represent you when they do stuff that makes you cringe or picks your pocket.

March 11, 2016
By:
Dave Archambault Sr.

Black Elk said that perhaps there is a root of the Sacred Tree that still lives. He said, “ If there is, then we should nourish it so that it will fill with singing birds! ” He proclaimed this in 1953 in the twilight of his life. How prophetic his words were and are.

March 02, 2016
By:
Stephen Fox

Tribes nation-wide and other Americans across the country deeply appreciate Senator Bernie Sanders’ efforts in the U.S. Senate to protect tribal sacred land in Arizona known as Oak Flat, located on U.S.

February 24, 2016
By:
Jennifer Falcon

Famed feminist Gloria Steinem recently called out women who supported presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders, suggesting women who support Senator Sanders are doing so because they are looking to meet men.

February 23, 2016
By:
Harold Monteau

I am greatly disappointed by the actions of the Democratic National Committee of late. The DNC is not supposed to be a Super Pac for one candidate. But they sure have been one sided in support of the establishment candidate.

February 17, 2016
By:
Steve Russell

If Vine Deloria, Jr. was correct when he claimed Indians vote for crooks and white people vote for morons, then Hillary Clinton should have the Indian vote nailed.

February 07, 2016
By:
Harold Monteau

In my view, what the DNC has done in handpicking, from day one, the Presidential Candidate the Democratic Establishment prefers (Hillary Clinton), disenfranchises millions of Democrat voters who truly want the DNC to facilitate a “fair fight” on the Policy Issues

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