This Thriving Conservative Town Has A Lot To Teach Liberal America

While other rural communities stagnate, this flourishing town is doing a lot of things right. We should pay attention.

Orange City stretches over about a square mile and a half of Iowa and has a modest population of 6000 people, give or…

However, this small town is flourishing and thriving while similar rural areas in America stagnate. Larissa MacFarquhar wanted to find out why. 

And what she found is fascinating, indeed. The town’s success is not based on economics, but on the special relationship the residents have with their community.