affordable housing

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Survey Results: How Would You Fund Public Safety?

We asked our readers to complete a survey on public safety. Here is what some of you told us.

  • 08/20/2021
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State of Affordable Housing

Relatively low-earning positions central to the healthcare industry are expected to see some of the largest increases in demand over the next ten years, yet without wages appropriate to match housing costs.

  • 05/12/2021
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Gov. and Lt. Gov Talk With Us About Trauma

The state has been “headed in the same direction for 162 years. Trying to turn the ship is a tall order, but we are in a moment where we have to get it done. If folks are not willing to be in that work with us, then they just have to get out of the way.”

  • 03/23/2021
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VIEW: Three Stories of the Hard Kind of Love

What might love for place teach us about the people whom we learn to ignore?

  • 02/22/2021
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CAAL Releases Pioneering Economic Report on Asian Minnesotans

Many report that their cultural communities value familial interdependence, such as caregiving, establishing lending circles, and sharing housing. Some indicated the difficulty of adapting to the U.S. system of economic individualism.

  • 01/26/2021
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Learning How to Be an Ally: Housing

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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Conversation With Acooa Ellis on Education

“It’s a red flag for me, very much top of mind — the impact of compounding societal challenges on education outcomes for kids who are already behind in access to opportunities.”

  • 12/16/2020
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Magdalena Kaluza: Direct Action

“By sharing vulnerability, we build deeper relationships. We need deep relationships to face what’s coming — floods, heat waves, climate refugees.”

  • 11/25/2020
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The Alliance: Changing the Narrative

Essential to the work of The Alliance, Brown says, is developing respectful relationships so that everyone feels heard, which can mean “slowing down policy work to unpack power and other dynamics.”

  • 11/25/2020
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Realigning Affordable

I have become very much a holistic architect. I know that I have to use many different ways at looking at a project, and on behalf of the people who are not there. This is especially important to me because I come from the people who are not there.

  • 03/24/2020
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Make Housing a Priority When You Vote

Fond memories of my childhood in Nairobi include the endless hours of play outdoors in my family compound and wandering with friends. When returning

  • 10/01/2018
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Overview: Affordable Housing

In the tapestry of a society, critical threads are that every member has a place to call home, access to sufficient food,

  • 03/01/2018