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What Med Schools Can Do to Fix Systemic Issues in Health...

Minnesota consistently ranks as one of the healthiest states in the nation, often taking the top spot. And as the home to the world’s first Mayo Clinic, Minnesota is known worldwide...

What You Need to Understand About the Indian Child Welfare Act

  The legacy of the federal government’s efforts to remove American Indian children from their families and cultures continues to adversely impact American Indian communities....

Meet the Honorees of the 15th Annual Facing Race Awards

After his daughter, Brandy, was tragically killed by a drunk driver, KingDemetrius Pendleton decided to channel what he was feeling into storytelling and truth-seeking...

Outdoor Activist Anthony Taylor-Theba Balances Culture and Nature

“It’s not a bike ride. The bike is the vehicle we are using, but it's more about introducing people to a place they live...
Two young girls brush a pinto pony.

How The CREW Connects BIPOC Youth to Horses and Hopes to...

Across a pasture of tall grass, brown, black and white horses munch on hay and shake their manes in the wind. Behind a stable,...

Reflections on 9/11: “I look at it as my Pearl Harbor.”

I am of an age that I can remember precisely where I was when I learned of an airplane flying into the World Trade...

What Does Back to School Mean for the Critical Race Theory...

The start of the academic year is underway, as thousands of Minnesota parents and students begin school for the fall. But while educators prepared their schools to...

A DNA Test Brings Together Unaware Korean Sisters Half-a-World Away

  When I was adopted from South Korea to the U.S. in 1971, I thought I came with just my Korean name, Lee So Ra, a...

How COVID-19 Exacerbated Inequalities in Health Care for the BIPOC Community

This article was originally published on NextAvenue.org. Parents, siblings, grandparents and children: They are among more than 600,000 Americans killed by COVID-19 since it was first detected...

The Minneapolis Music Scene is Blossoming in New Colors

“Only now are the lanes being forced open for Black and brown artists,” said Jon Jon Scott, head of local music label Sound Verite...