Vox Pop- Apr. 28


Leave us to enjoy the progress

I would suggest that the senator read the book “Pastor, I’m Gay” by The Rev. Howard H. Bess, a clergyman in the American Baptist denomination. Then, in general, would all members of the conservative element of the Republican Party, the “Tea Partiers”, etc. please gather together, say in Arizona, where they can return to the 18th century and leave the rest of us enjoy the progress this country has made in all walks of life?

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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