Havre Daily News - News you can use

Letter sparks verbal sparring between mayor, professor


Last updated ERROR at ERROR

A Montana State University-Northern English professor participated in a public forum Thursday night to discuss a controversial letter he had written about patriotism and ended up in a 30-minute verbal battle with Havre Mayor Bob Rice.

The forum was organized by Montana State University-Northern's Vets Club to provide John Snider with the opportunity to explain a letter to the editor he had written to the Great Falls Tribune, in which he compared American flag lapels to the Nazi swastika.

It ended when Rice and a small group of fellow veterans angrily left an MSU-N classroom in the Hagener S...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020