The Weekend Opinion section on Oct. 2 titled “Reaction to the Completion of Line 3” garnered one “con” opinion from a Native American activist (33 lines of print) and “pro” opinions from one Republican congressperson, 10 Republican state senators, and two Republican state representatives (226 lines of print). It seems that the News Tribune’s support of extractive (including fossil fuel) industries is so strong that it feels comfortable dispensing with any pretext of being “fair and balanced” (a la Fox News!).

Roger B. Day


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