Jim Jungroth

Posted in North Dakota Politics on April 7th, 2011 by Ardell – Comments Off | 4,583 views

Happy Trails my friend

Howard Zinn

Posted in North Dakota Politics on February 14th, 2010 by Ardell – 1 Comment | 9,190 views

A remarkable fellow

The proposed former Governor William Guy documentary

Posted in North Dakota Politics on November 26th, 2009 by Ardell – 1 Comment | 9,391 views

26 November 2009
In his recent newspaper article my friend Clay wrote about the documentary he was working on about former Governor William Guy. I was intrigued. His tone struck me as overly respectful, even up looking. The article intrigued me because I had considerable interaction with Bill Guy back in the days when I was [...]

Ted Kennedy

Posted in North Dakota Politics on August 26th, 2009 by Ardell – Comments Off | 4,624 views

August 26, 2009
There will never be another senator statesman like Ted Kennedy. No social thing that I felt was good happened in the past 40 years without Ted’s hand. A lot of people smarter than I am will say much over the next week. But what I liked most about him was that he always [...]

“Why not Minot”— teachers strike, flood, First Western bank scandal and the “zap-in”

Posted in North Dakota Politics on March 1st, 2009 by Ardell – 4 Comments | 24,994 views

The 1969 “summer of love” in North Dakota

Afghanistan

Posted in North Dakota Politics on May 14th, 2008 by Ardell – 1 Comment | 11,285 views

Osama where are you?

Political Reminiscence

Posted in North Dakota Politics on February 28th, 2008 by Ardell – Comments Off | 7,169 views

George McGovern , Phil Jackson, Frank Mankiewicz , Governor Guy

Basin Electric Power Cooperative

Posted in North Dakota Politics on January 25th, 2008 by Ardell – Comments Off | 6,305 views

Where Have You Gone

Pick-Sloan and Garrison Dam

Posted in North Dakota Politics on December 5th, 2007 by Ardell – 1 Comment | 34,977 views

End of the “new deal” era boondoggle

Norman Mailer

Posted in North Dakota Politics on November 11th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,423 views

Goodbye

North Dakota federal judges

Posted in North Dakota Politics on September 20th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,095 views

stuff I didn’t put in the book

John Trudell

Posted in North Dakota Politics on August 18th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 2,914 views

“Thunderheart”

Remembrance

Posted in North Dakota Politics on August 1st, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,011 views

Yada yada yada

American Indian Movement

Posted in North Dakota Politics on May 26th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 4,147 views

Richard (Dickie) Poor Bear, Russell Means, Leonard Peltier, the only good trade the Indian ever made with the White Man

Kurt Vonnegut

Posted in North Dakota Politics on April 14th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 4,339 views

Institutional Power

Political Reminiscence

Posted in North Dakota Politics on April 8th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,029 views

Senator Burdick—1 friend and 10 enemies

Iraq and Health Insurance

Posted in North Dakota Politics on March 12th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 4,726 views

Too much Iraq, too little Health Care

Political Remembrance

Posted in North Dakota Politics on January 21st, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 2,910 views

Harold Schafer Citizen’s Arrest

The funeral of Gerald Ford

Posted in North Dakota Politics on January 10th, 2007 by Ardell – Comments Off | 5,180 views

When people weren’t brazen and arrogant in their opinion.

Political reminiscence

Posted in North Dakota Politics on November 25th, 2006 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,115 views

Henry Linden

“clean coal”

Posted in North Dakota Politics on November 1st, 2006 by Ardell – 1 Comment | 6,610 views

“clean coal.” There is no such thing. Spin. A clever phrase coined by a coal industry minion.

residency hypocricy

Posted in North Dakota Politics on October 3rd, 2006 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,073 views

Kristin Hedger

Terri Schiavo

Posted in North Dakota Politics on September 23rd, 2006 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,357 views

Schiavo case was an example of political science triumphing over medical science

it’s all the same

Posted in North Dakota Politics on June 30th, 2006 by Ardell – Comments Off | 3,040 views

the Nonpartisan League. William Langer .