Items by Wayne Hare

The Tea Party loses one in Colorado
The Tea Party loses one in Colorado
How this candidate for sheriff lost an election in Grand Junction.
I admit it: I'm an environmental hypocrite
I admit it: I'm an environmental hypocrite
Yup, I hang my clothes to dry – right after I burn fossil fuels to get them clean.
Pro: Colorado National Monument should become a national park
Pro: Colorado National Monument should become a national park
Let’s hear it for a new national park in western Colorado
Enough already!
Enough already!
A BLM ranger who used to love illegal bike trails now says there's too many.
Untold tales of the American frontier
Untold tales of the American frontier
The second edition of John Ravage's book, Black Pioneers: Images of the Black Experience on the North American Frontier, illuminates the roles blacks played in settling the West.
You don't need a gun to enjoy a national park
You don't need a gun to enjoy a national park
Unhappy campers or rabid animals don't scare the author, but the pervasive influence of the NRA sure does.
The myth of minority favoritism
The myth of minority favoritism
Wayne Hare, a ranger for the Bureau of Land Management, says giving hiring preference to minorities in federal jobs is just a myth.
Here’s a new way to think about Black History
As an African-American, Wayne Hare appreciates Black History Month, but looks forward to a time when the U.S. can celebrate its identity as a nation of non-hyphenated Americans.
Natural diversity
Wayne Hare, a black park ranger, talks about the importance of diversity for the future of the West
Our public lands should reflect white, black and brown
Wayne Hare, a black park ranger, talks about the importance of diversity for the future of the West.