Many democratic nations through history lost their democracy as the citizens gave up rights and believed in saviors that always, ultimately, were later seen as autocrats. Those autocrats (dictators) were not seen at the time as that, that was only seen through the rearview mirror of history. The sad thing is that, once that democracy […]
Even as the “media faces” work to convince the populace to pay attention to them in the face of media dreariness, Mueller is on only his own clock. Mueller isn’t driven by election cycles, or pressure from outside sources, he is driven only by inevitable rules of law condoned by our constitution…he has law on […]
A short note to our readers. As citizens of our planet, citizens of the world’s societies, and most of all, American citizens, each of us deserve, and are expected to stop, look back, and perhaps listen to our past leaders and voices of moderation, whether it be decades ago, or yesterday. From looking back on […]
Three marijuana retail stores will be permitted in San Juan County, one each on Orcas, San Juan and Lopez islands, under regulations proposed Sept. 4 by the Washington State Liquor Control Board to implement Initiative 502, which legalizes marijuana production, processing and retailing.