Tag Archives: Minneapolis MN

Minneapolis 2040 Plan: SWLRT Up-Zoning, by Susu Jeffrey

Everbody pays the regressive sales tax to transport only one percent of the county’s population.

Kill the Black Snake | No Pipeline

‘We are protectors, not protesters’

‘Outrageous and Totalitarian’: Mall of America Sues to Block Black Lives Matter Protest

Free speech and racial justice advocates are expressing outrage online under the hashtag #MOASueMeToo on Twitter.

Robert Naiman | Rep. Keith Ellison: Postpone Netanyahu’s Speech to Congress

Call your representative and urge him or her to sign the Ellison letter calling for the Israeli Prime Minister’s speech to Congress to be postponed. The Capitol switchboard is 202-224-3121, and you can report your call here. If you absolutely can’t get to a phone, you can take action here.

Anne Winkler-Morey> Honor Veterans! Stop Making Them!

Honor Veterans! Stop Making Them! From June 2011 to August 2012 my partner David and I rode our bicycles 12,200 miles, from our home in Minneapolis around the perimeter of the United States. On the trip we observed a puzzling contradiction. People overwhelmingly oppose the current wars, yet young people are still signing up to […]

AlterNet> “The Chief of Police Stepped On Me and Then He Charged Me With Rioting”: Activists Face Jail Time for Defending Homes

“The Chief of Police Stepped On Me and Then He Charged Me With Rioting”: Activists Face Jail Time for Defending Homes Fifteen Occupy Homes Minnesota organizers face up to two years in jail for peacefully linking arms outside a house when the police came to enforce a foreclosure.  By Sarah Jaffe   August 21, 2012  AlterNet Police Chief […]

Video> “Martin Luther King Would Have Occupied Wall Street”

“Martin Luther King Would Have Occupied Wall Street” Uploaded by UpTakeVideo on Jan 17, 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King ? if he were alive today ? would have embraced the Occupy Wall Street and Occupy Homes movement and spoken out against the current exploitative economic system, members of Occupy the Hood articulated during a spirited MLK Day march […]

Protesters and Police Getting Along in Minneapolis

Protesters and Police Getting Along in Minneapolis by xylonjayFollow     FRI OCT 07, 2011 AT 01:56 PM PDT DailyKos It seems that the the Hennepin County Sheriffs and Minneapolis Police are handling things much better than what we have seen in New York and elsewhere. I just read this statement below taken from the Startribune. Cordiality has […]