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Why Is the Road to Parenthood Full of Perils for LGBTQ+...

Once and only once, while my partner was pregnant with our second child, we went to a prenatal group together. It was organized by a...

Minnesota Portraits: A Conversation with Leeann Chin

Chef, teacher and entrepreneur, Leeann Chin talks about her early years living in China, the struggles she faced in opening her first restaurant, and...

Minnesota Portraits: A Conversation with Dominique Serrand

Artist, performer, director, Dominque Serrand discusses the origins and humble beginnings of the renowned company he helped to start, Theatre de la Jeune Lune....

Is the Land O’Lakes Maiden a Racist Trope or Symbol of...

  High-profile Minnesota dairy brand Land O'Lakes made national headlines in April 2020 (not easy to do during a pandemic) when it quietly removed the...

Minnesota Portraits: A Conversation with Clyde Bellecourt

Civil rights organizer Clyde Bellecourt was one of the founding members of the American Indian Movement. In this episode of Minnesota Portraits, he discusses...

Minnesota Portraits: A Conversation with Ann Bancroft

Author, teacher, adventurer and public speaker, Ann Bancroft was interviewed shortly before she led a four-woman expedition to the South Pole on skis. This...

Minnesota Portraits: A Conversation with Paul Wellstone

Professor, community organizer and US Senator, Paul Wellstone was a leader of the progressive wing of the Democratic party. In this episode of Minnesota...

Why are queer women afraid when seeking health care?

Women’s access to health care has returned to the forefront of American politics over the last 10 years - but these health issues revolve...

To protest or not to protest during a pandemic?

  In the aftermath of George Floyd's police killing, I was curious about how my peers were reconciling their desire to protest racial injustice with...

Pregnant in the Time of Coronavirus: Approaching my Due Date with...

  Over the last three months, I have been incredibly grateful for the pregnant women all over the country who have shared their stories, their...