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The Untold Stories That Speak to Hmong Artist Law Thao

It started with a question... Why? My family lineage includes many adversities, conflict, and trauma tied to the Secret War. They fled the hilltops of...
Anthony Williams, MD

So Much Remains Unspoken in This Conversation Between Two Old Friends

WATCH: Dr. Anthony Williams reads his story, "Unspoken." Dr. Anthony Williams has the bedside manner you’d hope for in an internal medicine and pediatric hospitalist:...

Who made Minnesota the Gopher State?

What if we told you… …that one little-known person is at the center of Minnesota’s moniker as the Gopher State, the Great Seal of Minnesota,...

Worn Within: Did Mayan weaving patterns originate in Spain?

WATCH: Many scholars credit the Spanish conquistadors for creating the different weaving patterns of the 21 indigenous Mayan groups living in Guatemala. The Mayan...

Photographer Uche Iroegbu Captures History As It Happens

The late Hunter S. Thompson said, "There is no such thing as Objective Journalism. The phrase itself is a pompous contradiction in terms.” This...

Fifteen-Year-Old Musician Allie McIntosh Is a Cheetah

  Fifteen-year-old singer, songwriter and musician, Allie McIntosh had spent her young lifetime crafting demos in her basement - but when it came to entering the...

Worn Within: How did Sølje become Norwegian heirlooms?

WATCH: Sølje is not your ordinary jewelry - it possesses magical powers. Sølje, meaning "shiny" or "sunny" in Norwegian, is the traditional jewelry of Norway....

5 Black Poets Call for Social Justice One Year After George...

Editor’s Note: The following performances were filmed as part of the event, “Black Poetic Reflections on George Floyd & the Call for Social Justice,”...

South High Student Filmmakers Reflect on George Floyd’s Murder in Their...

For the last 10 years, Delainia Haug and Laura Lanik have co-taught a rigorous documentary-making class at South High in Minneapolis with a singular...
A man stands in front of a mural of George Floyd.

Muralist Cadex Herrera Portrayed George Floyd ‘As a Person of Light’

Walk down the streets of Minneapolis and you'll notice that the view has changed a bit. Store exteriors, previously plain brick-and-mortar or concrete, are...