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Editor’s Letter


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

Fresh Perspectives

This issue of Minnesota Women’s Press is about listening to the vision and voices of our new, empowered, feminist leaders.

  • 08/24/2019

Making Connections

Growing up in the 1960s and 1970s, in what was then the small town of Prior Lake, I connected with

  • 08/01/2019

Transformative Thinking

For more than 100 years, behavioral psychologists have known that punishment does not prevent most crime. What mattered for improving

  • 07/01/2019

Planting Seeds

During a recent visit to Washington D.C., my kids and I visited museums that reminded us how humanity can fail

  • 06/01/2019

Pivot Points

Pivot points are what I call those meaningful moments that end up leading to an unexpected trajectory in a person’s

  • 05/01/2019

The Cycle of Life

In my mid-30s — poised between the end of a marriage at age 31, and motherhood at age 37 —

  • 04/01/2019

The Feminists of Women’s Press

There are as many versions of feminism as there are women. The messages we receive — in childhood, in school,

  • 03/01/2019

Healing in Community

Trigger Warning: This entire issue, including this letter, could be triggering to those who have survived trauma, especially sexual violence. 

  • 02/01/2019

The Fluidity of Identity

My father, in his later stage of dementia, remembers fragments of facts about his life and what defined him. He

  • 01/01/2019