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Worn Within: What is the difference between Dakota & Ojibwe beadwork?

WATCH: Did you know there are stark differences between Dakota and Ojibwe beadwork patterns? And now you're about to find out just how distinct each...

Local Chefs Come Together to Stop Asian Hate

Christina Nguyen knows food. But the chef/owner behind two of the Twin Cities most popular restaurants, Hai Hai and Hola Arepa, wasn't sure what...

How can AAPI communities heal in the wake of so many...

A brutal attack on an Asian man in New York City is the latest tragedy in the recent surge of targeted violence against the Asian...

How Emergency Powers Pave the Way for Police Brutality at Protests

This article originally appeared on Rewire. When curfew hit at 8 pm on April 13 in Brooklyn Center, Minn., it felt like someone had flipped a...

“The Prince of Brooklyn Center”: Mourners Remember Daunte Wright

The community said its last goodbyes to Daunte Wright on Thursday, April 22. Hundreds packed the Shiloh Temple International Ministries in Minneapolis to mourn Wright,...

Brooklyn Center Community Reacts to Daunte Wright’s Killing

  Story published: April 20, 2021 Anti-racism activists have taken to the streets since the April 11 killing of Daunte Wright, an unarmed 20-year-old Black man...

Trial & Tribulation Bonus Episode: How do we protect children from...

With media that spans the spectrum from reality shows that depict cops stopping, detaining and arresting people of color, to the endless news and...

Trial & Tribulation: Can law schools help create an anti-racist society?

As the man credited with bringing an end to racially restrictive Jim Crow laws, African-American attorney Charles Hamilton Houston once told his Howard University...

Comedy in Color: A Roundtable with Minnesota-Based BIPOC Comedians

The pause between the end of the punchline and the opening chords of a laughing crowd only last for a second, but there’s much...

Can restorative justice disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline?

  “Despite the blindfold on Lady Justice, bias and racism means Black and brown people’s experiences in the criminal justice system sometimes feels more like...