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Don’t blame anyone but the Fargo School Board for this Pledge of Allegiance mess

Don’t blame anyone but the Fargo School Board for this Pledge of Allegiance mess

MINOT, N.D. — Members of the Fargo School Board decided to pick a culture war fight. They axed the Pledge of Allegiance from their meetings, and then they reaped the whirlwind. Some of the criticism they’ve received has been measured and reasonable. Much of it — that which came from people ranting about “communists” and

Pro-choice Kansas? I’m just glad Americans can govern themselves on abortion again

MINOT, N.D. — It was a surprising result in Kansas last night, as voters rejected a constitutional amendment that would have allowed state lawmakers to put new restrictions on abortion. It was a landslide. The “no” votes won by nearly 18 percentage points . This, my friends, is what democracy looks like. Whether you like the outcome

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