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Ray Dehn for mayor

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A prayer for Easter

BY ED FELIEN May the spirit of Jesus the Christ, the savior, the messiah, the revolutionary* inspire all of us on April 9, Palm Sunday, the feast day of the first Peoples March to throw money-changers out of the Temple, to help us renew our dedication to the purification of the Temple. “No man can serve two masters: for either […]

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Change needed for 11th Ward City Council

I am a 65-year-old retired social worker and 11th Ward resident.  As an active participant in our local democracy, I support Jeremy Schroeder to represent me and the rest of the Ward 11 on the Minneapolis City Council.  I spent over 25 years as a social worker at Hennepin County Medical Center working in The Birth Center, assisting pregnant women […]

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Seward Cafe launches donation drive

BY CHARLOTTE COLANTTI The Seward Cafe first opened its doors in October 1974 as part of the new-wave co-op movement that took root in Minneapolis’ West Bank during the early ’70s. The young café started off with a worn jukebox and a simple menu of veggie and meat burgers, with PBR and Olympia on tap. Those early years were rocky […]

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FROM WHERE I STAND: U.S. leads in police killings

BY POLLY MANN The Guardian newspaper claims that it has compiled the most comprehensive database of U.S. police killing ever published. I think it can be assumed that this is as correct as any figures compiled by humans could possibly be. It’s quite shocking and I wish that this information could move the American public to do something about it […]

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Bayard Rustin –The Man Behind the Dream

BY JANE RAMSEYER MILLER Bayard Rustin was a Quaker and mentor to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and he was the organizer of the 1963 March on Washington. In spite of his incredible gifts, Rustin was hidden in the movement because he was a gay man. Now, composer Steve Milloy has created a 14-movement composition, “The Man Behind the Dream,” […]

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South Minneapolis Coalition for Grief Support Thursdays, 6:15 to 8 p.m. St. Joan of Arc Parish Center 4537 3rd Ave. S. 612-823-8205 Inculturation Liturgy every Sunday 11:00 am All Saints Episcopal Indian Mission 3044 Longfellow Ave. No matter where you are on your journey, you are welcome here. Rev. Robert Two Bulls, 612-791-1253. Healthy, organic dinners in setting of radical […]

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