THE RACING LIFE Twists And Turns
Are you ready for the 2013 racing season? The Racing Life is. But with all the snow STILL on the ground here in North Dakota is seems like spring will never get here. So to get you in the mood... we m... Posted on 4/7/13 at 1:19 PM
A MINNESOTAN IN CHINA Golfing at the China Country Club
Hello Readers! The 'ole fundraising thermometer for my book project is creeping up near the half-way point. That's a good thing, too, because the clock has ticked past the half-way point of my 30 day ... Posted on 5/26/12 at 8:33 AM
THE WORLD RACE Manestry: WoW Style
2/3/11This month of ministry is what I pictured all the months would look like
when I signed up for The World Race. We are in Chiang Mai, Thailand,
staying at an all-girls orphanage called Remember Nh... Posted on 2/5/11 at 1:22 PM
STAFF BLOG THE N.D. CAPITOL AND BEYOND Potter military presser
U.S. Senate candidate Sen. Tracy Potter, D-Bismarck, had a news conference in Bismarck today. Here is his official statement:
I said at the start of this campaign that I always want the United States... Posted on 9/3/10 at 12:09 PM
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Brown v. Board of Education National Historic site will display a black doll used in a series of famous race studies to mark the 59th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that ended legal segregation in public schools.
BOSTON (AP) — Last fall, Ginnette Powell traveled from her home in Boston's Dorchester section to her old middle school in South Boston — a journey of just two miles, but one that covered a huge emotional distance. Finally, she was able to leave the painful past behind.
Bridget Murphy, Associated Press
, April 08, 2013
Mark Sanford says he believes in "a God of second chances," and now the former South Carolina governor has taken the first step toward reviving a political career that was derailed by an extramarital affair.
MARYSVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A speeding race car ran off a track and into pit row during warm-up laps at a California raceway Saturday night, killing a 14-year-old boy and a 68-year-old man, officials said.
After more than a century, the Census Bureau is dropping its use of the word "Negro" to describe black Americans in surveys.
Instead of the term that came into use during the Jim Crow era of racial segregation, census forms will use the more modern labels "black" or "African-American."
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — North Dakota school administrators are investigating a photo posted to Twitter from Friday's state hockey semifinal game in which three fans in the student section are wearing Ku Klux Klan-style white robes and hoods.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nine years after the Supreme Court said colleges and universities can use race in their quest for diverse student bodies, the justices have put this divisive social issue back on their agenda in the middle of a presidential election campaign.
Mark Sherman, Associated Press
, October 08, 2012
BIG RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The objects displayed in Michigan's newest museum range from the ordinary, such as simple ashtrays and fishing lures, to the grotesque — a full-size replica of a lynching tree. But all are united by a common theme: They are steeped in racism so intense that it makes visitors cringe.
Mike Householder, Associated Press
, April 19, 2012
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