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Guatemalan seeks American dream

September 14, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON For half a dozen years, Adelina Hernandez watched her friends with their parents and wished she could be as lucky. Continue Reading

Out of the 2012 race

August 14, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Pawlenty ends his White House dream
ST. PAUL Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty ended his White House dream Sunday after a third-place finish in an Iowa straw poll.
Pawlenty said he would not continue his campaign, telling ABC’s “This Week” that “I wish it would have been different, but the pathway forward doesn’t exist for me.”
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Students look to 2012 after immigration bill fails

December 19, 2010 in West Central Tribune

LOS ANGELES Emboldened by months of phone calls to lawmakers, hunger strikes and sit-ins, a group of college students and graduates in Los Angeles say they plan to take their fight for immigrant rights to the states and the 2012 election after Senate Republicans blocked a key piece of legislation.
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Commentary: A brief dream does come true

August 29, 2010 in West Central Tribune

NEW YORK August finally redeemed itself from shark-jumping hysteria with an original, spontaneous, transcendent event the accidental intersection of one Antoine Dodson, his sister, her would-be rapist, and some musical magicians who tapped into that uniquely American reservoir of salvation irreverence.
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