Sometimes it's good to learn about the past to understand the present AND the future. Does the present repeat the past or does it parallel the past? Or neither?
In this installment Aaron and Chuck go more deeply into the origins of the Republican and Democratic parties, specifically in Minnesota. They begin the conversation with Republican President Abraham Lincoln.
This month we dig into political parties. What where they like at the beginning of our country? What can we learn from our history of political parties that relates to today?
As always we welcome our conservative commentator Chuck Marohn, CEO and founder of Strong Towns, and Aaron Brown of Minnesota Brown and host of the Great Northern Radio Show on Northern Community Radio.
Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn finish up our conversation on the state of journalism. Chuck has optimism for the future and Aaron is shopping online for a printing press in his garage for when the apocalypse hits.
Friday October 20th the Itasca DFL party and SAGE- Itasca Community College's Sex and Gender Equity group sponsored a DFL governor candidate forum. The general public were welcome and overall the evening was well planned with fair, reasoned questions by moderator Aaron Brown.