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Guest Essay

Guest Column: A pause for renewal

Every day people all over the world take it for granted that the sun will rise and shine all day long. Nature on the other hand takes time every few years to send a reminder that there must be a pause for renewal.

Guest Essay

Guest Column: Trump presidency is over

The Trump presidency ended yesterday.

Letters

Letters: No need to dismiss classes

Parents, schools and Navajo citizens have expressed concerns on how schools should observe the upcoming solar eclipse.

Letters

Letters: Reading, writing will expand horizons

Recently, it has come to my attention that there is a real decline in both reading and writing on the reservation.

Guest Essay

Russell Begaye: ‘Honor the Navajo Code Talkers’

Our Navajo Code Talkers sacrificed their lives as they responded to the call of duty and enlisted into the armed forces during World War II.

Guest Essay

LoRenzo Bates: ‘If Begaye has a road plan, let’s hear it’

In last week’s edition of the Navajo Times, a front-page article focused on the approval of funding to hold a referendum that would ask the Navajo people whether or not the Navajo Nation should use $216 million from the Permanent Trust Fund for road projects on the Navajo Nation — also known as the Transportation Stimulus Plan.

Letters

Letters: Times represents the 4th branch

Regarding “Corralling the press won’t stop us from doing our job” (July 27, 2017), the Navajo Times provides a Diné viewpoint of events and conditions in our Diné Nation. Granted, the news may not always be encouraging or uplifting, but we need to know.

Guest Essay

Guest Column: What’s next? Back to Schoolhouse Rock

Senate Republicans campaigned against “Obamacare” for seven years. Yet there was never an alternative that had support from a majority of their own party.

Opinion

Letters: Honor Riders are true Native leaders

Wow! What a display of real authentic, on-the-ground rez leadership: the 2015 Navajo/Hopi Honor Riders. As a chief (of over 30 years) from a First Nation north of the Canadian/U.S.