November 22, 2019

Making residents more informed, more educated, more aware and more alert.

Those are key objectives of the St. Cloud Human Rights Commission as it coordinates three public forums about hate crimes by spring 2020.

November 19, 2019

The Minneapolis City Council this week is expected to pass a ban on so-called “conversion therapy” for minors. The controversial practice aims to change a person’s sexual orientation from gay to straight. It has drawn the ire of many in the LGBT community and others, who say it doesn’t work, has no scientific basis, and amounts to psychological torture.

November 18, 2019

Conversion therapy could soon be off limits for health care professionals treating minors in Minneapolis, a move that advocates for LGBT youth hope will pressure Minnesota lawmakers to pass a statewide ban.

October 26, 2019

A new ordinance is now making its way through the council.

October 26, 2019

October is a surreal month for Indigenous people in this nation, particularly this October in Minnesota. 

We live at the margins and our experiences are often dual existences. We’re often erased from existence, forgotten and relegated to the history books as some oddity that “pioneering” white settlers subdued and when we are acknowledged as living and breathing in this world with the descendants of those settlers, it’s almost always as some stereotype that’s employed to continue to make us something not quite human.

October 24, 2019

Minneapolis City Council members Andrea Jenkins and Phillipe Cunningham introduced a new ordinance to ban conversion therapy, the practice that aims to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity, in the city.

October 23, 2019

A straight Trump supporter who threatened to boycott a gay bar has inadvertently created a new meme, complete with merch!

October 23, 2019

And we have a Trump supporter to thank for it.

October 23, 2019

There’s a new hilarious gay meme in town after a Trump supporter got very offended and threatened to boycott a gay bar.

October 22, 2019

She wanted to start a boycott of a gay bar. It didn’t end well.