Racial Justice

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An Inside View of Minnesota’s 2020 Legislative Session

In a special debriefing to Minnesota constituents, hosted by the Council for Minnesotans of African Heritage, Rep. Hodan Hassan (of Southern Minneapolis, district 62A), spoke about the accomplishments and challenges of the 2020 regular legislative session.

  • 07/30/2020
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Action = Change: Spotlight on Black Trauma and Policing (Part 3)

White people often turn their gaze on people of color to gain knowledge, instead of back on their own communities

  • 07/13/2020
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Minneapolis City Council Approves Restraining Order for Police

Terms of a temporary restraining order outlines changes that must be implemented by the Minneapolis Police Department

  • 06/05/2020
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MPR News: Spotlight on Black Trauma and Policing

What comes after police disband? Part 2 in an ongoing series about transformative justice.

  • 06/04/2020

Racism 101 Workshop

What is racism, really? Often people think of big, obvious examples, like racial slurs, KKK or Nazis, racial hate crime

  • 04/23/2020

It’s Time to Act! | Facing the Truth: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

It’s Time to Act!™ Facing the Truth: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women When you think of “We the People of

  • 04/16/2020
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Why Green Spaces Are White

Growing up in Duluth, patches of wilderness were around every corner. As a white woman, I had unlimited access to safe, green spaces. I

  • 07/01/2018
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Hidden in Plain Sight

One of my favorite photos is of my oldest daughter when she was a toddler. She is playing in her

  • 02/01/2018
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Black Swan

I grew up in a family that moved north from Mississippi to Chicago during the Great Migration — the relocation

  • 01/01/2018