Point of View

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Change & Roots (+TOC)

Our readers and community-based writers are integral to what we do.

  •  11/25/2020
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Reading in Tough Times

As winter approaches, and the challenges of a year like no other continue to test us, we look for comfort wherever we can find it.

  •  11/25/2020

Community

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Slow Movement Toward Inclusive Curriculum

“To start having a curriculum that reflects all the people of the United States,” said Garrett, “we must start looking at things differently.”

  •  12/25/2020
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The Long-Standing Call for Stronger Mental Health Systems

“The system isn’t broken; we just haven’t built it.”

  •  12/23/2020
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  •  12/22/2020

Self

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Roxane Gay on Reproductive Freedom

NARAL Pro-choice Minnesota featured keynote speaker author Roxane Gay at its annual fundraiser December 1. She spoke virtually with Karin

  •  12/05/2020
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Ellen Longfellow: Winning Civil Rights

“It was hard to figure out if they were being discriminated against because of their race, religion, or ethnicity. For many people in the Muslim community, they [face all] three.”

  •  11/25/2020