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A ‘hidden level of government’ few understand: county boards

A ‘hidden level of government’ few understand: county boards

Sep. 4 | Hennepin’s board lacks the diversity of those it represents   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Three of the seven Hennepin County Commissioner seats are up for election this November. If more people understood the importance of these positions,...

‘No Black talent on the air’

‘No Black talent on the air’

Dec. 19 | White perspectives dominate local mainstream media   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer Black voices are barely heard on local mainstream radio. It’s even worse in local sports radio. “There is no Black talent on the air in the Twin Cities...

Twins outdo Wolves as Whitest  pro team in Minnesota

Twins outdo Wolves as Whitest pro team in Minnesota

Dec. 12 |   Unless things change, the Minnesota Twins won’t have a single African American player on its opening day roster for the 2013 season. In the span of a week — no pun intended — the team unloaded its last two Black players, outfielders Denard...