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Creator of New Data

Since her childhood in Chicago, Antoinette Smith has been an innovator equipped to face challenge. She is the only girl

  • 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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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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What I Learned About Restoration

“Restorative justice,” the social worker said, “allows those who commit crimes to meet with the victims to talk about what happened and how to repair the harm.”

  • 09/23/2019
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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
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Roxxanne O’Brien: Building Power

My mom moved to Minneapolis when I was three, to teach Special Education. Mom was an organizer. There were a

  • 07/01/2019
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Being Outdoorsy

Back when I had started at my first job in the outdoors, before I knew this kind of career was

  • 05/01/2019
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Angela Conley: Creating a Feminist Space in Government

How did you get the idea to run for Hennepin County Commissioner?Three years ago, I thought I’d never get into

  • 03/01/2019
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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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Women’s March 2019

The words of Anika Bowie, spoken at Women’s March 2019. At a young age I grew up sitting on the

  • 03/01/2019