Whatcom County – Vote no on Charter Amendments 9 & 10

This was a video I helped produce for my friends in Whatcom County to try to persuade them to not vote for the County...

Tales of Tyranny – Misti Chastain and her horse ranch

Misti, who lives near Washington's capitol city of Olympia, had a lifelong dream of having a horse ranch. When her dream came true, she...

Tales of Tyranny – the Joe Remenar Story

Joe Remenar retired,  and he purchased a small property and home not far from the Canadian border in Whatcom County.   Enjoying the views out...

Tales of Tyranny – Seattle sinks the Farm Boat

For three years, Captain Dave Petrich operated the farm boat, a small organic farmer's market located in Seattle's iconic South Lake Union district. This...

Tales of Tyranny – the Errol Speed Story

When Errol Speed built an accessory building on his property, he thought he'd followed San Juan County's rules. According to the County, buildings under...

Tales of Tyranny – the Daman Family Story

For decades, the Daman family managed their property on the Olympic Peninsula according to the strictest forest practice guidelines in North America. They jumped...

Tales of Tyranny – Bethel School District Story

Unlike most of the Tales of Tyranny stories, this was a story about a local government entity - the Bethel School District in Pierce...

Tales of Tyranny – the Nick Jones Story

Nick Jones lived in San Juan County , Washington  and he just wanted to sell local shellfish at his honor box farm stand.  Until...

Tales of Tyranny – the Charles Dalton Story

Charles Dalton lived in San Juan County , Washington  and he just wanted to grow organic blue berries.  He was harassed by the Friends...

Tales of Tyranny – the Kay Kohler Story

Kay Kohler sold her long-time family property to Snohomish County, Washington State.  Then, after they destroyed part of it for a  retention pond, they...