SOTR Columns

SOTR Columns

Point: Identity Politics — Racist or Necessary?

Posted to Politics August 11, 2017 by Stacy Washington What happens when a person hears the phrase “identity politics”? For most it’s a total shut down, fight or flight response; whites gear up for a confrontation, which starts and ends with them being labeled a racist without any evidence to support it. For blacks, an […]
2nd Amendment

Real Fearless Women

by Stacy Washington on Friday, July 28, 2017 at NRA America’s 1st Freedom American women protect themselves, their homes and their families with guns many times each week. However, mainstream media would rather write about frivolous statues of mythical girls than cover these stories. This feature appears in the August ’17 issue of NRA America’s […]
Immigration reform

Missouri voters support slashing immigration

BY STACY WASHINGTON  Published on JULY 22, 2017 8:30 PM – Kansas City Star Six in 10 Missouri voters want to reduce legal immigration by 40 percent or more, according to a new poll by Pulse Opinion Research. Those voters aren’t all hardline conservatives. Fifty-six percent of union households hope to see these reductions. The same […]
SOTR Columns

Op Ed: Taxpayer funded buyouts aren’t the answer

By Stacy Washington – May 22, 2017 for the Missouri Times Second EPA report clears homes around West Lake Landfill of suspicion of radiation contamination Superfund site cleanup is the EPA’s job– taxpayer funded buyouts aren’t the answer here. We have 40 Superfund sites that require environmental cleanup located within the Show Me State.  Homeowners […]
Fox News

Guns and the media

This is the column that prompted the St. Louis Post Dispatch to suspend me on April 28, 2017 for supposed paid advocacy work on behalf of the National Rifle Association.  After terminating the contract that evening, a media firestorm erupted over the suppression of conservative speech in a major newspaper.  After Fox News, Drudge, Newsbusters, […]