Immigration & Greenland?!

Rumors are that President Trump has been thinking of buying Greenland. The advantages are obvious. The island’s population is about the size of Caldwell’s and its land area is ten times the size of Idaho–but only twice the size if we don’t count the area covered by ice. And, if the ice melts, oil wells …

Immigration: Trump’s order was wrong, wrong, wrong

by Judy Ferro I feel compelled to answer those who don’t understand opposition to President Trump’s immigration order postponing admission to the United States for some persons 90 to 120 days and, for Syrians, indefinitely. Let me state it simply. The President of the United States signed an order violating our Constitution and several treaties. …

Refugees: Family values apply

by Judy Ferro Grandmother Willmorth was born in Texas a decade after the Civil War and absorbed the prejudices of the region before moving north to Ellensburg and, later, Nampa. Even as she refused to justify treating anyone poorly, she regarded blacks as inferiors. In her 80s, she made an about face. The Civil Rights …