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Let’s Talk About Guns
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Let’s Talk About Guns

BY SHARON MARTIN It never occurred to me that a shotgun was anything but a necessary tool, on my grandfather’s ranch or on my small homestead. While I’m not prepared to give up my .410 when there are water moccasins that stray too far from the creek bank, I’ve begun to question my own beliefs. How…

Training? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Training!
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Training? We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Training!

BY DAVID PERRYMAN The classic 1948 John Huston film Treasure of the Sierra Madre stands at No. 30 on the American Film Institute’s all-time best movie list. It is an iconic adaption of B. Travens’ novel of the same name. True to Travens’ form, the plot examines “oppressed and exploited” characters whose life experiences have left…

Not Another One!
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Not Another One!

BY SHARON MARTIN No one says, “How could this happen?” anymore. No one offers solutions, just more thoughts and prayers.   Well, here are some thoughts for you!   How about universal healthcare that includes mental health?   How about we de-stigmatize mental health treatment, and not just for soldiers, but for all who serve?…

Turning Over The Tables Of ‘American Christianity’
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Turning Over The Tables Of ‘American Christianity’

BY MARK Y.A. DAVIES The reason American Christianity does not stand against the actions of our current president is because American Christianity is not Christianity properly understood as the way of Jesus. It puts a warped view of “American” before Christianity. Christians who live in United States must reject this. What we are seeing in…

The Need For Critical Thinkers
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The Need For Critical Thinkers

BY SHARON MARTIN For the same reason that some legislators refuse to do what is necessary to adequately fund public education, it was once illegal to teach a slave to read. Those who seek power and their own interests fear educated citizens. They want pawns, not critical thinkers. Critical literacy is necessary for a free society….

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