Guest Commentary

       

Can’t we all just assimilate?

The perky little chickadee with a black cap and deformed beak that I’d been trying to keep alive died a few days ago, the same day the 7.9 magnitude earthquake jolted me and fellow Alaskans out of bed.

February 2, 2018 noon read more..
  

Call it a pay-as-you-go amnesty

The current controversy over granting amnesty to approximately 800,000 Delayed Accountability for Contemptuous Aliens, “DACA,” is nowhere near the end of demands to appease mass lawbreakers.

January 24, 2018 noon read more..


Raw water craze not the best idea

Thirty-plus years ago, aunt Addie Lee dropped in on the farmhouse that my parents used for storage and family cookouts. She quaffed a glass of sparkling tap water and waxed eloquent about how our good ol’ spring water put to shame the over-processed H2O from the municipal water works.

January 19, 2018 noon read more..
  

Immigrants take jobs from Americans

A new report that drew from Census Bureau and Department of Homeland Security data found that in 2016’s first six months, 1.03 million legal and illegal immigrants arrived in the United States.

January 12, 2018 noon read more..

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