‘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.
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.