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I see the main job of a councillor is to listen to the community he or she represents and raise those issues with council as a whole for determination and finally a decision. 173 more words

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I-591: Vote Yes On A Common Sense Gun Initiative

Author’s note: This is the first of a series of posts covering the two Washington State gun initiatives to be decided by voters this fall. Here I consider I-591, the “Protect Our Gun Rights Act”. 1,111 more words

Gun Ownership

Educator discounts? It's about time . . .

I used to work in the restaurant business, and where I worked, we gave a 50% discount to all uniformed police officers. It was offered to them to be sure they knew that we appreciated their service to the community. 431 more words


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Jason spent another busy weekend out in the community he loves and where he lives. On Friday evening he met local residents and members of Hepworth FC to discuss plans for their new clubhouse and changing facilities. 160 more words


Free to be Funny Comedian Beth McMullen on sexism

By Nicholas Adams-Dzierzba

Beth McMullen is the Triple J producer for Breakfast with Matt and Alex on ABC Radio, she is also a comedian who spoke with Freedom Press about her work with a group of female comics on subverting sexism.

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Free to be funny Comedian Nick Sun on racism

By Nicholas Adams-Dzierzba

Nick Sun knows first hand what it is to be free to be bigoted, and free from bigotry.

The Sydney stand up comedian is free to express himself with a mic in hand, but because of expressing himself freely online he was fired from hosting a comedy show on broadcast television. 249 more words

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