November 6, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Many voters will feel a sense of relief when this election is behind us. Continue Reading
September 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic
North Dakotans don’t have to register to vote. They can just show up on Election Day.
January 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Three American democracy advocates barred by Egyptian authorities from leaving the country have sought refuge at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, officials said today, as tensions between the two allied nations sharply escalated over a probe into foreign-funded organizations.
May 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
President: U.S. has historic opportunity and responsibility to support rights of people seeking freedomsPresident Barack Obama today called for Syrian President Bashar Assad to lead his country to democracy or “get out of the way,” his most direct warning to the leader of a nation embroiled in violence. Continue Reading
March 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The distance between the streets of Benghazi and the establishment of a democracy may be further than the Libyan culture can manage. That goes for Tunisia, Egypt, Iraq and Afghanistan, as well. Continue Reading