THE MYTH OF PUBLIC LANDS

THE MYTH OF PUBLIC LANDS

Several years ago (back when we had cable) my wife and I noticed this show on the History Channel called “America’s Best Idea” about the creation and history of the National Parks in the U.S.

Now, knowing a little bit of the history of that, I sort of rolled my eyes at the precept that the impetus of the NPS was noble and good, or that it hasn’t had its severe failures. And given my Federalist bent, I’m obviously of the opinion that States are …

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