By Clarence White, Calendar Editor, December 13, 2015
In Saint Paul, our sisters and brothers invest sweat and tears in freedoms, artistic and otherwise. Sometimes we offer a welcome hat, and other times we try our best to offer refuge against the protestations of neighbors who have forgotten how and why their great grandparents came here.
Quotes from Saint Paulites
“The machinery of government has been commandeered by a little clique whose blind obedience to Wall Street is responsible for the stupid, selfish and short-sighted policy that is retarding our prosperity and creating profound distrust and discontent among our people.”
—Oscar Keller, Saint Paul congressman
“You can’t have an underworld without an overworld, if you know what I mean.”
—Nate Bomberg, Pioneer Press reporter
“It is not to be expected that human nature will change in a day.”