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Last week was Red Ribbon Week at our schools. For those that don’t know about it; Red Ribbon Week...

 

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In my last column about the “Impeachment Circus,” I made a statement that I think I should clari...

 

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As a buddy of mine used to say as we watched the lunacy around us every day, “The hits just keep...

 

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I had the privilege last week to attend my granddaughter’s graduation from Air Force basic...

 

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After 77th Division, I applied to and was accepted into Metropolitan Division (Metro). Metro was a...

 

STREET SMART: Diverse career shapes ideology

Because of the nature of my assignments on the Los Angeles Police Department, I had the privilege...

 

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A friend and I were talking about this column and how a person’s political perspective/philosophy...

 

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This past February, I was on a plane from Los Angeles to Seattle. I was already seated in an aisle...

 

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In his book the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey listed habit number six as, ...

 

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Memorial Day weekend is a particularly tough one for my older brother and sister. Their dad is...

 

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I had a completely different topic in mind for this week, but when there were calls to silence me I...

 

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Some friends wanted me to continue writing about the Mueller investigation, it’s outcome, and the...

 

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The Mueller investigation has been completed and his report submitted. By now, most Americans are aw...

 

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I read an article a couple weeks ago about an “Active Shooter” training scenario that was...

 

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I wasn’t sure what I was going to write about this week and then, voila, the Mueller Report was...

 

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We have a front row seat to the greatest reality show ever! Who needs Survivor or The Bachelor when...

 

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When did we as a nation lose our sense of humor? It seems that we hear every day that someone has...

 

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I’ve mentioned in prior columns my strongly held belief that we should all do the work of finding...

 

STREET SMART: Truth is incontrovertible

“Truth is incontrovertible. Panic may hate it. Ignorance may deride it. Malice may distort it....

 

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Before this past weekend, I had a totally different topic in mind for this bi-weekly column. In my...

 

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I read a few different things this last couple weeks that have really got me bewildered. First, I...

 

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Firearms have been a part of the fabric that defines our nation from the very outset. The people...

 

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I am a white, pro-life, Christian, heterosexual male, Republican, who supports a strong immigration...

 

Educate yourself before you vote

I had the privilege to be in Kabul, Afghanistan, on June 14, 2014. That was a significant date for t...

 

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I wrote a column a few weeks ago regarding the Kavanaugh confirmation process that seems to have...

 

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