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How Do Vaccines in Indian Country Align with Native Values?

Native Parents and Vaccines I’m terrified of needles - so you can imagine how difficult it is for me to see my children receive their...

Behold the Inclusive, Body-Positive Gym That Rejects Fatphobia

  Video produced by Diana Fraser Article written by Cat Polidova and Saraya Boghani The gym: a multifaceted space filled with dreamers, schemers, and believers. It’s a...

Why Some Minnesotans Fear the Future of the ACA

  Story published: November 2, 2020 Kelly Leibold lives in an $800-a-month apartment over the Old Pine Theater in Pine Island, Minnesota. It's more affordable than...

Are LGBTQ+ Healthcare Rights Changing in the U.S.?

On July 21, 2020, Twin Cities PBS hosted a virtual panel to discuss how LGBTQ+ health care and coverage might be changing in the...

COVID-19 hits the Midwest hard. Now what?

  Story published: October 13, 2020 Governor Tim Walz convened a discussion with COVID-19 survivors and healthcare professionals to try to humanize the numbers behind the unprecedented pandemic. State health...

Need to get through some tough stuff? Put pencil to paper.

Can you believe it: The world has spent more than eight months in this pandemic. Whether you've been stricken with the virus, lost a...

Why Are Newsrooms Struggling with Sexual Misconduct in a Post-#MeToo World?

  Almanac's Kaomi Goetz talked with Doris Truong, the diversity and training director at Poynter, to discuss recent allegations of sexual misconduct in newsrooms, and...

Why Is It So Tough for LGBTQ+ Folks to Get the...

For just about everyone living in the United States, healthcare costs can skyrocket, even for seemingly routine procedures. The costs of visits, prescription medications and...

How Do You Talk to a Therapist About Racism?

Imagine a tightness spreading across your chest. Your heart rate surges. Thoughts and images of the most recent police killings of Black people play...

How Do We Know If Health Care Is Racist?

The killing of George Floyd on May 25, 2020 sparked weeks of ongoing protests against police brutality, bringing racial justice to the national forefront...