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COMMENTARY: Food recalls sign that system works, if not perfect

October 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

“Some will say these tragedies confirm all that is wrong with how food is grown, distributed and sold in the U.S. and much of the developed world,” Minneapolis columnist Eric Wieffering writes. “I’d argue the opposite: that the recalls prove that the U.S. food safety system works far better than most people give it credit for.” Continue Reading

THEIR OPINION: NCAA not kidding about UND (The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead)

April 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Student athletes will be most affected by the North Dakota Fighting Sioux logo standoff”It might be that the myopic North Dakotans who insist on defending the discredited University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux logo are a lot like the stubborn mule that’s not paying attention,” The Forum editorial states. “It’s beyond stubborn. It’s foolhardy.” Continue Reading