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Building Sustainable Community

Kim Norton was accustomed to being the “first” when she was elected in 2018 as the first woman to serve

  • 11/26/2019
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Tapping Into Human Potential

It’s all socially constructed, so you have equal amounts of compassion for the person who’s being battered and the person who’s battering. You’ll never end oppression with oppression.

  • 11/26/2019
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Turning Tragedy Into Action

I did not want anyone to forget about who [Philando] was and what he represented as a man — his devotion to his job and the children, always thinking about other people. I wanted to keep his legacy alive by doing the things that he held near and dear to his heart.

  • 11/26/2019
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Women for Trump

Reader Lisa Burke, a healthcare professional, mother, and grandmother, attended the “Women for Trump” panel discussion at Union Depot on

  • 10/12/2019
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Timeline: 30 years of abortion rights history

pulled from the archived pages of Minnesota Women’s Press 1973 Roe vs. Wade is decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • 08/24/2019
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My Path as an Abortion Rights Activist

For more than 50 years, NARAL Pro-Choice Minnesota — aka the National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League — has

  • 08/24/2019
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Abortion Access in Greater Minnesota

The challenge …is all of the misinformation and judgment. Dr. Carol Ball has been an abortion provider in Minnesota since

  • 08/24/2019
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From the Archives: Dr. Jane Hodgson

Remembering the Minnesota doctor who led the fight for safe and legal abortions. “For me it’s always been a health issue,” Dr. Hodgson said. “We know how to do safe, simple abortions and how to prevent pregnancy. It’s morally wrong not to use it for the good of society.”

  • 08/24/2019
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The Minnesota State of Abortion Rights Today

What is the status of abortion rights in Minnesota today? It might not be as unrestricted as you think.

  • 08/24/2019
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Alicia Kozlowski: Leading With Heart

Growing up, Alicia Kozlowski was exposed to sicknesses including racism, violence, depression, and substance abuse. She also saw her grandmother

  • 08/01/2019