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Thousands march against racism

Thousands march against racism

Nov. 5 |                             The November 4 march to change the Washington NFL team’s name included activist Henry Boucha (far left with feather), Spike Moss (center, at microphone)...

Black and American Indian activists unite against racism

Black and American Indian activists unite against racism

Oct. 29 | Dick Gregory pays a visit to promote Sunday’s march   By Charles Hallman  Staff Writer   It is expected that an estimated 5,000 persons, including longtime activist Dick Gregory, will march on the University of Minnesota campus stadium this...

Dick Gregory and Clyde Bellecourt  continue as great civil rights warriors

Dick Gregory and Clyde Bellecourt continue as great civil rights warriors

Oct. 17 | Our November 6, 2013 column, “‘Redskins’ controversy heats up again,” opposed the NFL’s use of the NFL Washington team’s racist name and image (the column linking to eight historical points exposing the racist origin, racist nature and...

My Country ‘Tis of Thee: My Faith, My Family, Our Future

My Country ‘Tis of Thee: My Faith, My Family, Our Future

Jan. 17 | Ellison’s bio a cutting-edge tale of resisting bias religious and racial   By Dwight Hobbes Contributing Writer   Unequivocally a singular success, Congressional Rep. Keith Ellison is one of the more fascinating figures in contemporary politics...

Washington mascot protest heats up in Minnesota

Washington mascot protest heats up in Minnesota

Nov. 13 | Activists say R-word and N-word equally offensive   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Advocates who consider the Washington professional football team nickname racist and offensive believe that change eventually will come, but not without constant...

Mr. Bellecourt is right!

Mr. Bellecourt is right!

Nov. 6 | ‘Redskins’ controversy heats up again   This column identifies with, respects and supports Clyde Bellecourt’s request to NFL, Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, don’t use “Redskins,” even if the NFL does. We...

South High students walk out to protest lack of Native cultural activities

South High students walk out to protest lack of Native cultural activities

Mar. 21 |     By Sheila Regan Contributing Writer   The smell of burning sage filled the commons area of South High School on Monday morning, March 11, as what was planned as a student walk-out was turned into a school-sanctioned assembly —...

History Theater scores another  hit in cultural insensitivity

History Theater scores another hit in cultural insensitivity

Jan. 25 |     History Theater in St. Paul, headed up by Artistic Director Ron Peluso, continues its sham of supposed cultural diversity. This time around, Peluso is perpetrating a travesty called as part of an evening of 10-minute plays titled “1968:...