CALL: What We Are Talking About This Week

Notes from our weekly Changemakers Alliance newsletter

Give Get Sistet

We wanted to avoid creating circumstances in which people who don’t live in the community are coming as spectators.


  In 1999, 13 people were killed at Columbine…

Come Inside the Healing Hut

Photo Sarah Whiting I have always been curious about…

Anisa Hagi-Mohamed’s Affirmations

I feel like colonialism, war, and trauma have changed our language and mindsets. It doesn’t feel right. We come from such an abundant culture.

Cake Therapy: Baking the Way to Change

When you get into the rhythm of baking and creating cake designs, it takes you out of your mind and into the silence of a safe space.

Poem: “A Home Away From Words”

A Home Away From Words I slip my lanky self into the silver-smiling…

A Circle by the River

Line Break Media and 100PercentMN, a coalition of organizations…

Swallowing Your Problems Whole

Impatience is conveyed in this piece.

Q&A With Amanda Cortes, Springboard for the Arts

Collaborative action across borders and boundaries is one way that artists in Minnesota and beyond will deepen our work.

Q&A With April Cover Artist Aiyana Beaulieu

That idea of finding beauty, healing, and hope has always been consistent in my art.

Poem: “Be That Ripple”

Someday the stones are weathered

Northern Sun Is Closing With Giveaways and Deals

In 1979, Northern Sun opened up for business, largely by selling…