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Community Sketchbook

Community Sketchbook focuses on the economic and social challenges facing communities, especially low-income communities and communities of color, and how people are trying to address them.
It is made possible by sponsorship support from The Minneapolis Foundation.

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Workers’ rights classes seek to turn workers into leaders — in their workplaces and at city hall

Minneapolis-based Centro de Trabajadores Unidos en la Lucha tries to fill a role historically played by unions — educating workers about their rights and teaching negotiation skills.