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Year of the Bird ~ Think Global. Act Local. ~ Early Voting ~ Voices from the Great War

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Monday, October 29 – Did you know this was “The Year of the Bird” in North Dakota? That’s just one of the many interesting things we’ll talk about as we visit with Marshall Johnson of Audubon Dakota. ~~~ Think Global. Act Local is a column in Fargo Monthly magazine. Today we hear from Nisa Rajput, who works to recruit people to North Dakota, as she herself was.  Her essay is called “Recruiting Through My Looking Glass. ~~~ Mark Trahant shares an essay on how early voting helps people who are disenfranchised. ~~~ Dan Bielinski of the University of Mary join us to discuss “North Dakota Voices from the Great War,” a theatre project featuring letters from North Dakota soldiers and nurses serving in World War I.