“When I dare to be powerful — to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.“ — Audre Lorde



What’s Inside?


Editor Letter 
A Vision of Progressive Solidarity


MWP Conversations 
“Using Our Voice & Vote” Highlights


Column 
Kao Kalia Yang: When We Are Gone


GoSeeDo 
Latina Film Festival, Dance, Weaving Wellness


BookShelf 
Barbara Vaile: Redefining This Life


Act Now 
Suzanne Candell: Reframing Stories


Vision 

• Lynnell Mickelsen: Re-engineering Minnesota Education
• Carol Koepp: Reducing Childhood Trauma
• De’Vonna Pittman: Re-envisioning Equity


Conscious Mind 
Ashley Hanson: Small-Town Transformation


Think 
Artists in Mankato, Faribault, Winona


Reader Response 
You Rule: What Is Your First Action?


Art of Living 
Mia Curator: Focus on the Under-represented


SPECIALTY GUIDES 


Giving Guide 
Makeda Lacking: How I Found My Future


Pets Guide 
Amy Wood: My Dog Owns Me


Holiday Guide 
Joan Holman: Iditarod Heroines


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