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June 2 Forum: “Let’s Talk Black Women’s Mental Health”

  When Dr. Catherine Squires returned to our website…

Minnesota Women’s Press 2024 Youth Resource Guide: Jobs and Activities

Our annual summer guide with at least 80 camps, internships, work opportunities, and scholarships

Legacy Story: African American Moms: Community Must Invest in Youth (1998)

“We bought these children into the world. We feel their pain and share it with them.”

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Habon Abdulle

WOW: Encouraging East African Women Leaders

Photo by Sarah Whiting Habon Abdulle wanted a change. The…
State Sen. Melisa Franzen (DFL-Edina)

Big Picture Politics

State Sen. Julie Rosen (R-Vernon Center)State Sen. Melisa…

Telling Elizabeth Warren’s Story

Antonia Felix (photo by Sarah Whiting) Writing the first…

Women’s Guide to Voting

A history timetable of women's right to vote in Minnesota

We Are All Criminals

Baxter’s juxtaposition of photographs and stories reveals how much race and privilege affect which future a person might have after making a mistake. As she reveals, we are all criminals; some simply get penalized differently than others, and are restricted from growing past their mistakes.

Feminist on the Prairie

Ashlee Moser (Photo by Sarah Whiting) Before moving to…

Killing Us Softly: Chronic Stress and the Health of Black Women

Photo by Sarah Whiting When my grandmother used to tell…
Sen. Patricia Torres Ray and Nekima Levy-Armstrong

Using Our Voice & Vote

MWP Conversations: #2 There is no more powerful way to initiate…

Voting Is Non-Negotiable

Shannon Drury (photo by Sarah Whiting) My parents modeled…

Make Housing a Priority When You Vote

Nelima Sitati Munene (photo by Sarah Whiting) Fond memories…

Journey to Self-Discovery

Bush Fellow and Project DIVA founder Neda Kellogg (left) with…

Retrospective: Arvonne Fraser

Arvonne Fraser died August 7, 2018, at the age of 92.…