‘We Demand of Ourselves…’

[imgbelt img=dee-davis%2C-close-of-Rural-Assembly530.jpg]2011 Rural Assembly, a three day gathering in St. Paul, MN, closes with a call to purpose and the spur of determination.


Note: To watch Dee Davis’s closing speech in full,  find a video here, or scroll down.

Dee Davis Gives Closing Speech at the 2011 Rural Assembly Gathering from Center for Rural Strategies on Vimeo.


Daily Yonder’s Bill Bishop, Alex Bloedel and Shawn Poynter
covered the three days of the National Rural Assembly in St. Paul, MN, a
gathering of 300 rural advocates and national leaders
June 28-30. Check the
following links for all the posts from
Tuesday, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, and from Thursday morning here and here.

Also, Center for Rural Strategies has compiled a library of
up-to-date materials on rural transportation, youth, broadband, native
nations, education, environmental justice, and more. Find those papers here.