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VIEW: Benya Kraus, “Why I Choose Rural”

Our greatest civic duty, and indeed our most human duty, is to look closest to us and commit to our place — in the entirety of its beauty and challenges — and to sow it with hope, relationships, and imagination.

  • 01/11/2021
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Learning How to Be an Ally: Step 1

This is the first in a series of discovery, reflection, and action steps for our coverage of “2021: Year of Regeneration.” Please add your voice.

  • 01/01/2021
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Spotlight: Shona Snater, Underground

“When you are crawling 60 to 100 feet below ground in an alien environment and see the effects of erosion, human plastic waste, and chemical inputs from agricultural practices in our freshwater, underground streams, you really question the current direction of our society.”

  • 12/26/2020
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Help us share women’s voices

There are four ways to support our work to create solidarity and uplift voices to regenerate the values and progress

  • 11/25/2020
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Victoria McWane-Creek: Practicing Community

With continued experiences of racism, McWane-Creek decided to put her training into action.

  • 11/25/2020
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Q&A Esther Agbaje: State Representative 59B

In August, Esther Agbaje ousted an incumbent and won the Democratic primary to represent parts of North Minneapolis and downtown

  • 11/16/2020
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Ecolution #2: Collectives

We talked with Angela Dawson, founder of a hemp farm co-op based in Central Minnesota, about why and how

  • 10/16/2020
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Annual Directory Is Online!

Our annual collection of women-friendly and women-led businesses is now online and at newsstands. Bookmark this page. Pick up the

  • 09/22/2020
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2020 Readers Recommend

634 people filled out the Minnesota Women’s Press annual readers’ survey. Here are the results.

  • 06/24/2020
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Winona LaDuke: A Leader of the Green Revolution

At one time, Minnesota had 11 hemp mills, in towns like Winona and Stillwater.

  • 06/24/2020

ACTION GUIDE: Community-based Donations and Support

It is the work of our publication to tell stories that remind us of women’s ongoing role in our economies.

  • 05/30/2020
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Silent Spring

It truly is, for some, a Silent Spring. As I write this from my home, the streets outside are still,

  • 04/17/2020