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Our Black News · 1M ago

Review of the Hennepin County Ten-Year Plan to end Homelessness for Single Adults #FAIL

The 2015 report throws out numbers that ignore the larger numbers of those who remain homeless. The focus is more about extolling progress than critical analysis of how short of the goal the...
Our Black News · 1M ago

Minneapolis Homeless Advocates lose over $600,000 in Federal funding

In 2006 a group of seventy people gathered to formulate a 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness in the City of Minneapolis and Greater Hennepin County. As a continuing series on this web-site is ...
Our Black News · 1M ago

Minnesota Super Bowl 52: Where is the Community Benefits Agreement?

I first wanted to ask this question to the City of St. Paul in regards to the new soccer stadium that is already causing major gentrification issues in the Snelling/University neighborhoods....
Our Black News · 1M ago

Ron and Don Show with Ms. Bonita “Bo” Money: Did Al Sharpton sell us out (again)?

Sharpton, a famous civil rights activist and political commentator known for (and sometimes criticized for) his left-leaning views on race, said that people of color need to do more to break...
Our Black News · 2M ago

Colin Kaepernick could take the Minnesota Vikings to the Super Bowl?

Colin Kaepernick could be the controversial shot in the arm Minnesota needs; I mean my goodness, the most winningest team we (MN) have are those wonderful Minnesota Lynx (Personally, I think...
Our Black News · 2M ago

A Pragmatic Look at Translanguaging and Codeswitching for Teachers

Translanguaging refers to the ability of multilingual speakers to shuttle between languages, treating the diverse languages that form their repertoire as an integrated system. Such conceptio...
Our Black News · 3M ago

Why local media did not report about stabbing victim in downtown Minneapolis

If it bleeds, it leads; not in the case of a 24-year old black American female that almost lost her life in downtown Minneapolis. Remember, the Super Bowl is coming and we don’t talk anythin...
Our Black News · 3M ago

Minneapolis mayoral candidate Al Flowers on Twin Cities New Talk

Often times fragile egos get in the way of getting things done. Politicians would rather be heard they are right then doing what is right for the people. Al Flowers has demonstrated the stre...
Our Black News · 3M ago

Larry Tucker: The Surreptitious state of Being

I lived through the FIRES OF THE 60’S and after going home to change my smoke filled clothes I met with politicians late at night to early in the morning in obscure places going over and ove...
Our Black News · 5M ago

What Black Parents Must Do This Summer

by Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu There is a 3 year gap between Black and White students. Many people love to believe it’s due to income fatherlessness, educational attainment of the parent and lack of...