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Isn’t it time to leave Iraq alone?
We have been at war with Iraq for 24 years, starting with Operations Desert Shield and Storm in 1990. Shortly after Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait that year, the propaganda machine began agitating for a...
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Evil strikes back big time
Just as World War I didn’t prove to be “the war to end all wars,” the 20th century didn’t turn out to be when the nearly unimaginable brutality and indescribable evil represented by German dictator...
Aug 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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High Knob history begins another chapter Aug. 22
To The Editor: It’s been a pleasure to serve as host for the High Knob Recreational Area this summer. It is a pristine part of the world containing colorful flowers, a thick forest, bubbling creeks...
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stop playing politics with tax-free Internet access
Since 1998 it has been prohibited by federal law for states and localities to tax Internet access. This policy, known as the Internet Tax Freedom Act, has been extended three times with broad bipar...
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Medicaid in Virginia is top election issue
To the editor: The special election for the 38th Senate District is next week. The major issue, like it should be in many local races in this part of Virginia, is the expansion of Medicaid in Virgi...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Only Hymes will stand up on issue of natural gas rights
To the editor: For gas owners in southwest Virginia awaiting answers from the class action law suits filed against CNX and EQT, there is only one option in the special election for the 38th Senate ...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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