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“Would You, Will You ….. ?”

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2020 (Sep. 20, 2020) — In a significant departure from our usual article, from time to time we extend our literary skills to poetry.  Some might think it corny.  But it’s just a different form of communication and expression.  Each is totally relevant to […]

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In The Human Species, All Roads Lead To Insanity

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2020 (Aug. 30, 2020) — “The personal ego already has a strong element of dysfunction, but the collective ego is, frequently, even more dysfunctional, to the point of absolute insanity.” Eckhart Tolle, contemporary spiritual teacher and best-selling author There are millions upon millions of […]

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If There Is No Consequence There Is Only Anarchy

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2020 (Jun. 7, 2020) —“Is discipline (both mental and physical) in place of coddling, truly child abuse?  I don’t know, but it sure as he** is effective.” Steven Crowder, American conservative political commentator and comedian    Let’s see.  You have a black man who was arrested […]

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How Do You Stop A Government That’s Gone Rogue?

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2020 (May 9, 2020) — “This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it.  Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.”     Abraham […]