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Can police invade your home without a warrant?

Can police invade your home without a warrant?

Aug. 7 | Community activist Al Flowers beaten by police   News Analysis  By Mel Reeves Contributing Writer   “I could feel every one of the blows — all 30 to 40 of them,” explains Al Flowers, longtime community organizer. Flowers was beaten by...

Another ‘long, hot summer’ threatens North Minneapolis

Another ‘long, hot summer’ threatens North Minneapolis

Jul. 16 | By Charles Hallman Staff Writer     After the latest rash of violence on Minneapolis’ North Side over the last couple of weeks, community residents and civic leaders are all searching for ways to stop it. Many are calling this the 21st...

Washburn Black doll-hanging incident stirs outrage

Washburn Black doll-hanging incident stirs outrage

Jan. 30 |   By Mel Reeves Contributing Writer   The hanging of a Black doll by four Washburn High School students on January 11 created quite a furor at the school and in the Minneapolis Black community. A press conference was called last week and...