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From Soil to Stars: A Conversation with Erin Sharkey

I wanted to stretch the boundaries of what nature writing was.

  • 01/25/2023
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UPDATES: 2023 Legislative Session

Gender-Based Violence Discussing Domestic Violence and Homeless Youth at Legislature Intense Testimony for Hearing about Missing and Murdered Black Women

  • 01/25/2023

Values & Vision: Collective Action Against Aggression

It is time, she writes, to become our own protection system to thwart aggressors.

  • 01/25/2023

The Way to Our Queer Ancestors

There is another aspect to historical research when you are talking about lesbians, and that is intuition.

  • 01/25/2023

Abortion legislation passes out of the MN House 

“This is a second level of protection to the constitutional freedoms we currently enjoy based on the legal precedent of Doe v. Gomez, at the Minnesota Supreme Court.”

  • 01/20/2023

Testimony in Support of New Public Safety Approach; HF25 Moves Forward in House

“If the people who had answered that [911] call could have identified that [my mother] was struggling with mental health, they could have connected her with services that prevented her suffering.”

  • 01/19/2023

Coding a Better World

Cassi Johnson & Sharon Kennedy Vickers

  • 12/29/2022

Values and Vision

Our first Values & Vision conversation in 2023 is around the book “The Bonobo Sisterhood: Revolution Through Female Alliance,” by Diane Rosenfeld

  • 12/17/2022

Changemakers Alliance: Key Topics for 2023

“That is the way we plan to lead, clear on our values.”

  • 10/27/2022

A Student-Designed School is Remaking Education

“We have so many people saying that what students are learning in school is not relevant, and young people are saying the same.”

  • 09/27/2022
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Legislating for Children

We talked to Carlie Kotyza-Witthuhn (DFL–District 49B) about the status of legislation focused on children and families.

  • 09/27/2022

A Home Filled With Love and Structure

I wish more people would be involved with this work and understand that people who commit crimes need help. We are not monsters.

  • 08/25/2022