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Mpls to celebrate March on Washington’s 50th Anniversary

Mpls to celebrate March on Washington’s 50th Anniversary

Aug. 21 | Twin Cities residents organize ‘March to Close the Gaps’   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Tracine AsberryMSR file photo The 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington will be recognized with a day of activities Saturday, August...

Black History Month Calendar of Events

Black History Month Calendar of Events

Feb. 6 |   Black History Month Calendar of Events Through Thurs., Feb. 14   Saturday, February 9   11 am — Truth Be Told Spoken Word Workshop, Highland Park Library, 1974 Ford Pkwy., St. Paul For teens: Join us for a spoken word writing and performance...

Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation

Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation

Jan. 29 |   This January 1 marked the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. The original purpose for the document core to President Abraham Lincoln’s presidency may have been to free slaves, or it may have been solely a strategic move to...