Racial Justice Uprising Ignites Protests of Minnesota’s Largest School District

Unpacking the history of accusations of racial and LGBTQ discrimination against the Anoka-Hennepin School District

How Black Visions Collective Is Sustaining a Revolution

Co-founder Oluchi Omeoga shares Black Visions’ approach to Twin Cities transformation, from public safety to spaces of healing
A transgender flag waved at LGBTQ Pride march

Pride Month: Black Visions Collective Lifts Up Trans Women of Color

Director Kandace Montgomery on addressing anti-Blackness within the LGBTQ community
Protester holds up sign saying "It's a privilege to educate yourself about racism instead of experiencing it!!!"

Why You Should Diversify Who You Follow on Social Media

With just a few clicks, you can combat racism and supplement what you consume online
Melvin Carter and Conan O'Brien talk about public safety in virtual interview

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Addresses Public Safety with Conan O’Brien

“If we approach public safety with this police-only perspective, that’s like approaching public health with an ambulance-only perspective.”

Why This Man Gave Free Haircuts at George Floyd’s Memorial Site

Michael Hampton shares his thoughts on wealth inequality, the importance of education, and the vitality of the barbershop
Visitors to George Floyd's memorial site place offerings before a large portrait

These Twin Cities GoFundMe Campaigns Support Racial Justice

George Floyd's memorial fund has set a new record—plus other campaigns to support

UPDATED: Minnesota’s COVID-19 Stay Safe Plan

Gov. Tim Walz has announced new guidelines in effect June 10

Confronting the Duluth Lynchings 100 Years Later

On June 15, 1920, three black men were lynched in Duluth; now, MNHS is making sure this crime is not forgotten
The list of names painted on Chicago Avenue keeps growing as more people send names

This Minneapolis Street Is a Growing List of People Killed by Police

Artist Mari Hernandez has painted names on Chicago Avenue, a block from George Floyd's Killing