Press Opinion

Revenge

A Person that does not forgive and keeps their wounds open, their life can be consumed by bitterness. Life is constantly starting and ending, we are presented with different stages that mark our lives, with unscrupulous people who hurt and…

Do not change the state constitution

To the editor, The Idaho State Journal and the speaker of the Idaho House of representatives have both written in support of Idaho constitutional amendment HRJ2, but I have some concerns I was stunned with Speaker Bedke’s argument that this…

Why are stones strong

by Adrian and Ana Ruiz Pators of Templo Emmanuel The stones of the wall said, “we come from a long time ago we’re melted and turned into molten lava, thrown out by volcanoes. Turned into piles in the distant mountains,…

Bring us (gently) a new day

Home Country by Slim Randles There’s something so satisfying about getting out of bed when the world is still dark and quiet and resting. Making the coffee gives us time to scratch and think. Well, scratch, anyway. Most of that…

Nicky’s kids and Schindler’s list

Bill Hall’s World by Bill Hall Heroes can differ substantially one from another. Sometimes a calm, understated person comes out of nowhere and saves astonishing numbers of people in dire circumstances. There is such a person. He was born brave,…

Ere on the side of classy

Last week was homecoming. That annual bacchanalia of school pride. The week when the serious work of studying goes away and the angst of college admission standards are put on a shelf. Just because the normal standards are relaxed does…

Measuring society

Our City by A.F. Mayor Marc Beitia It’s a little different when they are the only one you have left. For me it sharply focuses my own mortality; what I have done, the vast opportunities squandered and the difference I…