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African-American community leaders show support for menthol restriction to reduce youth smoking

A community event on the proposed Minneapolis City Council ordinance to restrict menthol is happening tomorrow (July 20) at 1 p.m. at NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center, 1313 Penn Ave., Minneapolis. Guests, including Sen. Jeff Hayden (DFL-62), Rep. Rena Moran (DFL-65A), Gene Nichols of the African American Leadership Forum and NorthPoint CEO, Stella Whitney-West will talk…

‘Niecey’ Warren remembered for her heart and smile
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‘Niecey’ Warren remembered for her heart and smile

Darsalle Denise “Niecey” Warren, born Oct. 10, 1964 in Minneapolis, peacefully passed away at home on Jan. 30 after a long fight to recover from a massive stroke. Warren attended Willard Elementary School, Jordan Jr. High and North Community High School. After high school Warren completed training and certification as a travel agent. A hard-working…

New documentary, ‘White Time’ takes on white supremacy and white privilege
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New documentary, ‘White Time’ takes on white supremacy and white privilege

“White Time,” a documentary mini-series from Raitan Films and independent filmmaker D. Eric Harmon, tackles the history and structure of white supremacy and institutional racism in the United States from colonial times to modern day. Made possible by a Minnesota State Schools and Universities (MNSCU) sabbatical grant, “White Time” is available for free to all…

Knight Foundation awards VocalEssence with Challenge Grant
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Knight Foundation awards VocalEssence with Challenge Grant

The Knight Foundation has honored VocalEssence, a nonprofit dedicated to building community through song, with a $40,000 grant. Every year since its founding in 1991, the VocalEssence Witness program has highlighted the contributions African-Americans have made to the fine arts. In 2016-2017, VocalEssence “Witness: Underground Railroad” will illuminate the underrepresented stories of the Underground Railroad…

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