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Posts tagged with "Minneapolis Civil Rights"

The MSR 2013 year in review

The MSR 2013 year in review

Dec. 26 | The local Black press continues to publish stories “from our own lens”   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer This year, 2013, was historic as well as a year-long full of highs and lows: Two MSR reporters were among the national and international...

Most Mpls workforce hiring goals currently unmet

Most Mpls workforce hiring goals currently unmet

Jul. 31 |       By Charles Hallman  Staff Writer     The City of Minneapolis’ workforce goals for construction projects involving City funds are 32 percent minority and six percent female. However, according to the latest monthly...

Mpls civil rights director to ‘ride herd’ on hiring goals

Mpls civil rights director to ‘ride herd’ on hiring goals

Apr. 10 |     But reporting specifically on hiring of Blacks still won’t happen     By Charles Hallman  Staff Writer   Minneapolis Civil Rights Director Velma Korbel pledged recently that her department will have a “distinct presence”...

School district provides ‘Kindergarten Report’ on HQ construction

School district provides ‘Kindergarten Report’ on HQ construction

Oct. 3 |   Will Vikings stadium reporting be the next fairy tale?   At the Minneapolis School District (MSD) sub-committee meeting of September 24, a final report was presented — “Minority, Women and Diversity Business Participation Oversight...