Economic bullying...
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The Outdoor Industry Association threatens to move their trade show from Salt Lake City if Utah doesn’t drop its plan to take back federal land in Utah. No letter to the editor on economic bullying.

The Outdoor Industry Association threatens to move their trade show if the Governor doesn’t back their and others plan for a new national monument in Utah though they made no mention of it to the Governor before going public with the plan. No letter to the editor on economic bullying. 

When Utahns who want local economic and environmental decisions to be made by local people, not one guy back east, decide to boycott those that disagree with them (and don’t forget who started the boycott threats), holy cow, they’re right wing nut jobs stepping on people’s free speech, hateful, narrow-minded, and punishing people for their political beliefs.

I gotta say, right wing nut jobs, I’ve seen the left doing these sorts of economic threats for years, but I didn’t think you had it in you.

Congratulations. Count me in.

—Tom Higginson


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