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race relations

Reflections on Philando Castile, policing, and us

I think it’s critical that we take time to grieve, talk, and do some deep introspection about what is wrong and what each of us can do to dismantle racism and help improve police/community relations.

Justice should be blind to partisanship

We believe our respective parties in Minnesota have the ability and talent required to help Minnesota lead the way in becoming a more perfect union.

On Ferguson, social media and racial empathy

A tendency to see racism as the sole problem of individual capital-R Racists undercuts our ability to see larger racial problems plaguing this country.