My Unforgettable Lesson of the RNC

My Unforgettable Lesson of the RNC

It was Tuesday in Mears Park, the second day of the Republican National Convention (RNC). We had already marched on Monday as part of the crowd of 10,000 protesting everything from the war in Iraq to the presence of Ethiopian troops in Mogadishu. Being part of a large...
Putting a SPNN on Saint Paul

Putting a SPNN on Saint Paul

I recall being among that first group of eager and apprehensive citizen-journalists who gathered together inside one of the Saint Paul Neighborhood Network (SPNN) studios on Jackson Street in downtown Saint Paul on a gray day in November 2007. Everyone present had...