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Monday, February 19, 2018

SALLY MORRIS:  GUNS AND DRUGS

Last week Americans were presented with another horrific mass shooting of innocent school kids by another deranged young man with a gun.  And in the media dog bit man again.…...

Thursday, December 14, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  THE GREATEST DANGER TO AMERICAN CIVILIANS?

America is descending into a dangerous police state.  We see again and again incompetent or malicious police practices and outrageous injuries to innocent citizens.  In the recent past we have…...

SALLY MORRIS: ARE WE TEACHING BOYS THAT IT’S OKAY TO ASSAULT GIRLS?

It was just an endearing, hilarious little video clip.  At an elementary school wrestling match between a little girl and a little boy, both aged 5, the 2-year-old brother of…...

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  A VOW OF SILENCE TO ENABLE CRIME

I have long argued that taxpayers should not allow Congress one penny more than is necessary to carry out its Constitutional duties.  I have said we should demand that our…...

Sunday, November 12, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  ROY MOORE - A DILEMMA FOR THE GOP

After a hard-fought primary season Alabama handed Judge Roy Moore a convincing victory last month in his bid for the U.S. Senate.  He overcame President Trump’s heavy-handed campaigning for crony…...

Thursday, November 09, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  SELF-PRESERVATION IN AMERICA IN 2017

Some mass shootings are unpredictable.  Others are very predictable.  We don’t know much yet of the story of the Las Vegas killer – perhaps because a lot is being deliberately…...

Monday, November 06, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  CALIFORNIA HELL

We have all watched in horror as California has been going up in the flames of its wildfires. Nothing can remedy the tragic loss of life – more than 40…...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

SALLY MORRIS: WHAT SHALL WE DO ABOUT ALL THIS KNEELING?

With a pivotal senate primary race in Alabama, with terrorist incidents erupting on a daily basis throughout the (formerly) civilized West, with hurricanes whipping our southern and eastern coasts and…...

Friday, September 22, 2017

SALLY MORRIS: SHOULD WE AGREE TO STARVE THE INFIRM?

In a recent decision, a British judge has ruled that not only is it permissible to withdraw nutrition and hydration from a 50-year-old patient in a "vegetative state", but that…...

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

SALLY MORRIS: FEDERAL ARMING OF LOCAL POLICE A MISTAKE

Last week President Trump announced his decision to lift a ban on turning over excess military equipment – presumably surplus and decommissioned – to municipal and county law enforcement agencies.…...

Sunday, August 06, 2017

SALLY MORRIS: HOMESTEAD ACTS WERE NOT “HANDOUTS”

This is really a response to several comments by various contributors to the Fargo Forum on the topic of immigration. I would direct the reader to the Forum's opinion page,…...

Monday, July 24, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  GREED - THE CAUSE AND CURE OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

What if the minimum wage for American citizens is raised to $15/hour? What if the minimum wage for LEGAL immigrants is raised to $50/hour? And ILLEGAL immigrants' wages are set…...

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  MOHAMMED NOOR RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT HIRING PRACTICES

Many are convinced that America should end immigration of people identified as Muslim. Now we should consider whether those who are already here who so identify should be given loaded…...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

SALLY MORRIS:  SLEEPWALKING TO SERFDOM

Last week the voters of Grand Forks – by a slim majority – decided to endorse an economic system that went out of style in America in 1789, with the…...

Saturday, April 15, 2017

SALLY MORRIS: TIME TO GET CITY GOVERNMENTS OUT OF LOCAL BUSINESS

  The Grand Forks City Council has a well-earned reputation for manipulating voters. Sadly they are living up to that reputation once again. Time after time the City has engineered…...

Sunday, November 13, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: ANOTHER CASE FOR SMALLER GOVERNMENT

Tomorrow the Grand Forks City Council will hold a meeting to consider what is to be done about the proposed demolition and sale of Arbor Park.  If any of you…...

SALLY MORRIS:  IT’S TOO EARLY TO “DISBAND” #NEVERTRUMP

Okay.  Congratulations have been given out to the winner, we’ve all admitted we were wrong about who would win.  Conservatives long ago were resigned anyway – when Indiana handed us…...

Friday, November 11, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR – IT’S OVER!

  The election is finally over.  We will see what a President Trump will bring.  Conservatives who did not support him now must find a pathway forward.  As one such…...

Thursday, November 10, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: CAN FREE SPEECH SURVIVE A CON-CON?

There is a reason why the freedom of expression was the first item in the Bill of Rights.  Immediately following adoption of the Constitution, the Framers added ten Amendments which…...

Monday, November 07, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: THE STING OF AN ARTICLE V COS

The ichneumodinae are a kind of wasp.  Like many of their kind, they are predators.  The female stings its prey.  She doesn't kill it, however.  She merely stuns it and…...

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: NOT NEARLY AS CRAZY AS YOU THOUGHT – THIS COULD WORK

As the election season groans on, as Hillary’s scandalous emails come out, revealing plotting against everyone at every level, as Donald Trump keeps shoving his foot in his mouth over…...

Monday, October 17, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: THE SORROWFUL HISTORY OF WHAT MIGHT HAVE BEEN

The saga of how we came to the end of the line in the Republican Party is one which actually accelerated as the Democrats became more and more egregious.  In…...

Thursday, October 13, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  WHY YOU DON’T UNDERMINE YOUR RUNNING MATE

Donald Trump’s stunt last weekend of ripping the rug out from under his running mate, Mike Pence, was stupid on sooooo many levels!  Firstly, he looked absolutely disorganized.  He looked…...

Monday, October 10, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  SHUT UP, DONALD

Today House Speaker Paul Ryan advised Congressional candidates that they should support or dump Presidential candidate Donald Trump depending upon what will help them to win their elections as well…...

SALLY MORRIS:  SUNDAY’S DEBATE - NO REAL APOLOGY, NO HONEST ANSWERS

The Sunday night debate was about as unpleasant an event as you could imagine as the finale of a weekend which began Friday with the release of a video of…...

Saturday, October 08, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  THE RIGHT MAN, THE RIGHT TIME, THE RIGHT PARTY

I got an email from Free the Delegates after a month or so hiatus.  In the aftermath of the released video recording of Trump’s obscene remarks regarding women and what…...

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: A CITY IS NOT ABOVE THE LAW

I will preface this article with the information that Grand Forks' City Council is determined to sell a downtown city park, purchased with tax dollars, to a "developer" for $1. …...

Monday, October 03, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: HEAVENLY MUSIC

We learned today of the death of Sir Neville Marriner, founder and longtime conductor of the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.  Music lovers in our region will mourn the loss of…...

Saturday, October 01, 2016

SALLY MORRIS: SHADOW BOXING – A DEBATE BETWEEN TWO DEMOCRATS

It is too bad that in the debate of Monday, the 26th, there was no one on stage to argue for a conservative cause and agenda.  We had two candidates…...

Monday, September 26, 2016

SALLY MORRIS:  NO THANKS, BUT PROBABLY SILENT GRATITUDE FROM TRUMP

Cruz’s endorsement has had a lot of us wondering what HE was thinking.  What about what TRUMP was thinking?  After months of thumbing his nose at conservative grassroots and proclaiming…...

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