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Tear Down the Walls

The Community as Our School As a former member of the Minneapolis School Board and former executive director of AchieveMpls,

  • 09/25/2019
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Voices of Vision

commentary of everyday women about building the future

  • 09/25/2019
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Co-Creating the Future

“My vision of any future that we might have is that it will be led by women.”—Alice Walker

  • 09/24/2019
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Killer Drive

Only 50 years after women were given the right to vote, and four years after the U.S. Civil Rights Movement,

  • 09/24/2019
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Visionaries of the Past

In this year of celebrating the ratification of the 19th Amendment, we honor those who have built platforms for women

  • 09/23/2019
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Women’s Vote

It was on September 8, 1919, that the Minnesota legislature finally voted yes, after 72 years of work on the

  • 09/23/2019
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Letters to Editor

The Last Living Letter Writer We invited writers to submit a projection of the future. Reader Beverly Anderson sent us

  • 09/23/2019
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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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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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Voices on Microaggressions

commentary of everyday women under 30 about how they experience subtle stigmas Quynh Van I have said this many times

  • 08/24/2019