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Jeremiah Ellison: For Us, By Us
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Jeremiah Ellison: For Us, By Us

Endorsed by Insight News and the DFL Commentary By Al McFarlane and Batala McFarlane Jeremiah Ellison, the Insight News and DFL-endorsed candidate for the Minneapolis City Council 5th Ward seat, represents continued movement of the arc of history toward justice and freedom.  Our interpretation of Ellison’s vision of the Northside is “For Us, By Us”…

Maggie Betts
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Maggie Betts

The “Novitiate” Interview with Kam Williams   Betting on Maggie! Maggie Betts is a native New Yorker and graduate of Princeton University. In 2011, she completed her first documentary, The Carrier, chronicling the plight of an HIV+ pregnant woman in rural Zambia. After premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival, the film went on to play…

1945
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1945

  Film Review by Kam Williams Holocaust Survivors Return to Hungarian Hometown in Poignant Postwar Drama It is August 12, 1945. Japan is reeling and on the verge of surrender in the wake of atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. With Germany having surrendered to the Allies back in the spring, Europe is already…

Thank You for Your Service
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Thank You for Your Service

Film Review by Kam Williams   Wounded Warriors Readjust to Civilian Life in Adaptation of Heartbreaking Best Seller   In the spring of 2007, the Washington Post’s David Finkel accompanied a combat team of American infantrymen deployed to Baghdad at the start of the controversial surge ordered by President Bush. After being embedded for a…

Invisible Ink
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Invisible Ink

Book Review by Kam Williams   Invisible Ink Navigating Racism in Corporate America by Stephen M. Graham CreateSpace Paperback, $11.95 220 pages ISBN: 978-1-5411-7117-6   “It has always been a struggle for the relatively few African-Americans in corporate America who do exist, and it is made all the more difficult because we tend to operate…

Novitiate
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Novitiate

Film Review by Kam Williams Aspiring Nun Struggles with Vows in Coming-of-Age Drama Cathleen Harris (Margaret Qualley) was being raised in rural Tennessee in the Fifties when she started exhibiting an interest in God at an early age. That fixation was a little disconcerting to her single mom (Julianne Nicholson), an avowed atheist. With Cathleen’s…

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