Ages/Stages

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The Language of Professionals

When I was first thinking of applying to college, my knowledge was limited. I didn’t know about the process of

  • 02/24/2020
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Minding the Age Gap

The 2019 Status of Older Women in Minnesota report examines the economic well-being, health, and safety of women ages 55

  • 02/24/2020
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My Communist Roots

Communism promised an equitable society with workers enjoying the fruits of their labors. Everyone would have housing, health care, education. There would be no discrimination against women, or religious minorities, or people of different ethnic backgrounds.

  • 02/24/2020
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How To Have Fun This Year

There were many moments in the past year when I experienced the empowerment that comes from joy. I used fun

  • 12/23/2019
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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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How the Right to Abortion Transforms

I believe that a person’s lived experience should enable them to make a decision about whether to continue a pregnancy.

  • 07/25/2019
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A Cycling Journey of Firsts

In late 2017, with my 30th birthday around the corner, I was hungry for adventure. I craved slow travel and

  • 06/01/2019
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Intentional Dying

While most of us would prefer to die at home surrounded by loved ones, most of us will die in

  • 04/01/2019
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Broken System

The Crisis of Elder Abuse in Minnesota Elder abuse complaints to the Minnesota Department of Health’s Office of Health Facility

  • 04/01/2019
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Redefining This One Wild and Precious Life

This one wild and precious life, as Mary Oliver puts it, does not come with a manual. I read non-fiction to

  • 11/05/2018