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It doesn’t seem like just eight short months, but that’s all it has been.

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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) joined with Minnesotans of the Jewish faith and those of Palestinian lineage to decry the decision by Israel at the urging of President Trump to deny entry of the two congresswomen in the Israel, and thus, Palestine.

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Oftentimes people are told why they cannot achieve certain goals or be themselves, however, Christopher Webley’s response was to create a space and “new rules” for the North Minneapolis community.

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St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter looks to replicate last year’s unanimous budget approval after his 2020 budget address on Aug. 15. 

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Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison, along with Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey co-led a coalition of 15 attorneys general in filing an amicus brief in support of legal action to halt the Trump Administration’s termination of Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) for thousands o…

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In August 1619, more than 20 Africans landed at Old Point Comfort, the present-day Ft. Monroe in Hampton, Va., and were forced into labor as slaves. 

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The overcrowded Democratic presidential field has a record six women seeking the nomination, but one prominent individual who isn’t running for the top job has thrown her hat into the ring for vice president.

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The only difference between Champaigne Hale and Justine Ruszczyk is Hale is still alive.

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Floyd’s was everything Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Lynn Nottage promised it would be…and more. In my phone interview with Nottage a couple of days before I attended the Sunday Matinee performance at Guthrie Theater, she warned: “Bring your laughter!”

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Few playwrights can match Lynn Nottage's ability to write insightful, keenly-observed drama about the social realities of our present moment. She has recently garnered much praise and attention for her play, “Sweat,” which takes a deep dive into the existential issues faced by people in town…

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In a stunning announcement by Israel … following a tweet from President Trump … Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) have been banned from entering Israel, and thus, unable to enter Palestine.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) and Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, introduced the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, described as one of the most comprehensive marijuana reform bills ever introduced in Congress. 

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In the wake of several high-profile police shootings in Minnesota – in particular, those of Jamar Clark, Philando Castile and Justine Ruszczyk (Damond) – Minnesota Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington and Attorney General Keith Ellison announced the formation of a working group to addr…

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Americans pay the highest healthcare taxes in comparison to other industrialized nations; however, thousands of citizens die each year due to preventable causes.

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As the Minnesota summer swings into full effect, with blistering heat and humidity, a storm is brewing.

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All systems were a go for Dr. Duchess Harris when she threw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Minnesota Twins’ July 20 game at Target Field against the Oakland A’s.

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In the early to mid-20th century, Minnesota’s state capital was the epicenter of a thriving, local Black community; the Rondo neighborhood. It was an essential gathering place, as it was home to businesses, political organizations such as the Urban League and the National Association for the…