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2nd Amendment

Solving Baltimore’s Murder Problem

by Stacy Washington published Monday, August 14, 2017 at NRA America’s 1st Freedom Baltimore residents recently made an honorable attempt at getting the city’s murder problem under control—a “Murder Free Weekend” sponsored by activists who want to see fewer people killed every day on the streets of what was once a safe and vibrant place […]
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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 […]
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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 […]