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Justice for George: The Monument Era Exhibition

Memorialize the Movement’s (MTM) Justice for George exhibition is a community event that displays the protect murals from the Minneapolis

  • 05/21/2022
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Who Frames the Narrative? (part 2)

As a scholar who researches media coverage of police and protests, I believe Toledo’s death exposes a blind spot in journalism: a tendency to go with the “police said” narrative without outwardly questioning if it is right.

  • 05/05/2021
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Riot or Resistance? (Part 1)

Danielle Kilgo is a researcher now based at the University of Minnesota focused on how media contributes to uneven power dynamics and diversity issues, including police brutality and social movements against violence and racism. This is the first of a two-part essay, published with her permission, that combines commentaries she published at The Conversation.

  • 04/28/2021
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My Perspective From BLM Protests

No matter whose name we are chanting, or whom we are demanding justice for, the fact remains: There is always someone we are demanding justice for.

  • 04/20/2021
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In the News: March 2021

Trauma-to-Prison Pipeline, Restorative Justice for Vets, Bias in Protests and Sentencing, Reparations, other resources

  • 02/25/2021
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I am 85 and contemplating arrest again

When I look at my five grandchildren, ages 10 to 26, I am determined to continue to do everything in my power to create a world that is free of these horrendous weapons.

  • 02/06/2021
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In the News: February 2021

Asian American Visibility The Council for Asian American Leaders released a 2021 report, “Redefining Wealth Through Communal and Cultural Assets,”

  • 01/21/2021
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The Work of a Street Medic

My response is: ‘Okay, I have these skills. There are people who want to support community and are out there getting hurt.’

  • 07/24/2020
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2017 Changemakers: Women’s March Marchers – YOU!

Nevertheless she persisted”… your efforts for raising women’s voices and lives shake the world

  • 12/01/2017
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The Women’s March momentum

On Jan. 21, 2017, ten weeks after Donald Trump was elected president, 500,000 people gathered for the Women’s March on

  • 11/01/2017
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Risking Arrest to Protect the Environment

Ecosystem content is made possible by Organic Lawns by LUNSETH Editor’s note: There are many ways to create change, take a stand

  • 06/01/2017