Thursday, October 22, 2020

Minnesota’s SF 1543 to codify gender and sex by anatomy

The Minnesota GOP has introduced a comprehensive bill that will eliminate all gender inclusive policies adopted by all Minnesota School districts and repeal the...

Editorial: GOP ignores local control principles in favor of anti-transgender policies

In 2014, Republicans were unanimous in their opposition to the Safe and Supportive Minnesota Schools Act, an anti-bullying bill that they said would diminish...

MN Child Protection League Continues its Assault on LGBT Community

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Creating a more equitable Minnesota through journalism

Investigative journalism is an important part of the struggle for equity. Journalism is the means by which discriminatory practices, bad actors, and anti-social ideas...

Commentary: Urban-rural squabbles are harmful to LGBT communties

When Republicans retook the Minnesota House in November it sparked a conversation about Minnesota’s rural-urban divide. The party, candidates, and especially outside groups spent...

Does a Butch Woman have Cis-Privilege? Absolutely!

Slate recently ran an article titled, "I'm a Butch Woman. Do I Have Cis Privilege?" In the article, Vanessa Vitiello Urquhart stated, "I was...

Commentary: MinnPost, Academia and the Failure of Trans Reporting

It didn't take long for the MinnPost article called "What does Caitlyn Jenner’s ‘Vanity Fair’ cover mean for the transgender kid in rural Minnesota?"...

Editorial: On child protection legislation, where is the Child Protection League?

The Minnesota Child Protection League was founded in 2013 by a half-dozen politically-connected conservative Christian women. The name suggests that the group is committed...

Uncle Walt is Brazen

There aren't many times at the theater when you experience talent from both veteran and beginning thespians.  Uncle Walt is one of those rare...

Community Voices: An Open Letter to Twin Cities Pride, This Year’s Theme Should Be...

Dear Scott Feldman, the rest of the Board of Directors for Twin Cities Pride, and the rest of the Staff of Twin Cities Pride I...