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Putting the Healthy Into Sexuality

Montoya-Barthelemy is passionate about helping communities find a holistic approach to sexual and reproductive health. As she puts it, “Sexual health is life force.”

  • 11/26/2019
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Hearing in Community

Parents everywhere spring into action for their children,  but  not all parents are like Valerie Shirley, whose son’s challenges led

  • 11/26/2019
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Of Mirrors and Windows

“If [children] see only reflections of themselves, they will grow up with an exaggerated sense of their own importance and value in the world. A dangerous ethnocentrism.”

  • 11/26/2019
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Two-Spirit and Indigenous Fashion

A Conversation With Delina White (Leech Lake) In June 2019, Delina White’s clothing collection was featured in a Walker Art

  • 10/27/2019
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Andrea Jenkins: Changing the Transgender Narrative

In November 2016, Minnesota elected the first openly transgender Black woman to public office in the United States. Andrea Jenkins

  • 09/23/2019
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Transforming Hearts (Including My Own)

Over the past 12 years, thousands of students have shared their hearts, brains, insecurities, stories, fears, and successes with me.

  • 07/01/2019
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50 Years Since Stonewall

As a young trans woman of color, I wasn’t aware of the Stonewall Riots until early adulthood. What I have

  • 06/01/2019
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Setting New Goals

Stuhr’s mom signed the permission slip, but they still had to sit down with the principal, football coaches, and the

  • 05/01/2019
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Shannon Gibney: Talking About Race

High school student and Minnesota Women’s Press contributor Alyssa Story interviewed Shannon Gibney, author of “Dream Country,” as part of our

  • 03/01/2019
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The Intersectional Life

Who am I? It might seem like a simple question, but we cannot pare down an entire person into a

  • 01/01/2019