Itasca Progressive Caucus

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Capitalizing on the familiarity and influence of Thomas Paine’s “Common Sense” pamphlets that provided American colonists with exposure to the conversation of great thinkers in the pre-Revolutionary period, this paper assumes the name COMMON SENSE II. Similarly, today’s series of pamphlets strives to give a direct response to great political events and ideas of our time.


The editor of Common Sense II is Val Conner.

She may be reached at 218-259-4490 and/or



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2020 was our 15th year of publication