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George Floyd Inspired This Bemidji Racial Justice Group

  When George Floyd was killed in May of 2020, it was 200 miles away from Bemidji. But for Black and Indigenous folks here, it...

One Year After George Floyd’s Killing, a Rural Community Grapples With...

  Rahima Jamac, like many graduating seniors, spent her last year of high school at home, on her laptop. The coronavirus pandemic changed her life...

Does your neighborhood affect your eating habits?  

“THE ACCESS THEY DESERVE” What are the restaurants like in your neighborhood? Are you able to walk somewhere to buy fresh produce? What kinds of foods are...

Our food system doesn’t work. So what can we do about...

A FULL-SERVICE SYSTEM “In the heartland, we have more than enough food to go around,” says Allison O’Toole of Second Harvest Heartland. “Our current food...

Leading Through the Pandemic: Dr. Roli Dwivedi

"Leading Through the Pandemic" is a series focused on Twin Cities leaders and their reflections on the year of living during a pandemic and leading...

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 Black Minnesotans find healing a year after...

When George Floyd was killed under the knee of former MPD Officer Derek Chauvin on May 25, 2020, the world heard him say, "I...

Racism Is Killing Twice As Many Black Babies in Minnesota

Dayana Bella-Marie Campbell was loved on the night that she died. It was an average day, and Dayana’s parents poured time into their first-born. Her...

WATCH: One Woman Finds Healing in Therapy

  When it comes to mental health in Black communities, we know a stigma exists. For some of us, we mistrust the medical community after...

Responding to Disparities: A Look at a Post-2020 United States

Have you ever had a cut in the most inconvenient place? One of those places that you continually bump and re-aggravate? That is the...