Retired U. Army General Stanley McChrystal is speaking out to save PBS. In an op-ed in the New York Times, McChrystal says “Public broadcasting makes our nation smarter, stronger and, yes, safer.” I like to say that leadership is a choice.
Stephen Trimble is a contributor to Writers on the Range, an opinion service of High Country News. He teaches writing at the University of Utah Honors College and is the author and photographer of The People: Indians of the American Southwest.