Category Archives: Galen Larson

Take aim at the NRA

Print this articleI’d like to talk about the Second Amendment and the misguided and misunderstood ways it has been interpreted. It seems to me to be some sort of riddle that would require a shaman to interpret. Some say it … Continue reading

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A dark day in Cortez

Print this articleNov. 7 was not a red-letter day for Cortez. Black crepe would be more appropriate. We had a question on the ballot, Measure 3B, asking voters for an increase of close to 5 mills a year in our … Continue reading

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Don’t imitate Texas

Print this articleI have to take issue with another Free Press columnist, Dexter Gill, over his views on public lands. He seems to believe they should be privatized or turned over to the states to manage. Maybe he hasn’t traveled … Continue reading

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Our community needs a solid foundation

Print this articleIn my travels and work throughout my life, I have never been in an area where there is so much stupidity. I would have said ignorance, but ignorance can be eliminated by education. Not stupidity. Doesn’t anyone in … Continue reading

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Fighting the oligarchy

Print this articleWe are fast losing our place in the world as a leader of a free people. Freedom is a costly commodity that takes an open mind, a steady hand and a lot of compassion. We cannot become the … Continue reading

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Missing Nixon

Print this articleWe have to look to the past to see how we wound up with this narcissistic sexual predator became president of the greatest country in the world. Why the world “pervert”? Well, by his own locker-room words he … Continue reading

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The Great Wall

Print this articleabout it. We’re building the wall. We’re building the wall. In fact, it’s going to start soon. Way ahead of schedule, way ahead of schedule. Way, way, way ahead of schedule. It’s going to start very soon.” — … Continue reading

Published in Galen Larson, March 2017