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We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes

We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes. Hosts: Anthony Galloway, Luz Maria Frias, Don Eubanks and Hlee Lee.


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Many people see environmental work as conservation, protecting the natural spaces throughout this world. But that is only part of the larger enviro...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2022
  • Length: 28:37
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Many people see environmental work as conservation, protecting the natural spaces throughout this world. But that is only part of the larger enviro...

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  • Added: Sep 15, 2022
  • Length: 28:41
  • Purchases: 1
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The crew is joined by St. Paul Central’s new principal Cherise Ayers, who plans on making Central work for everyone, where everyone thrives. As an ...

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  • Added: Sep 08, 2022
  • Length: 28:34
  • Purchases: 1
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Our latest Grab Bag covers a variety of topics, but all with the theme of the lack of empathy and inhumane treatment of people, including how a pas...

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  • Added: Sep 01, 2022
  • Length: 28:32
  • Purchases: 1
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As people are getting prepped to go back to school, a new lawsuit has been filed against Minneapolis Public School’s initiative to support and reta...

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  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 28:34
  • Purchases: 1
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In the first of a series focusing on the education system, the crew talks about back-to-school jitters. As parents (and auntie) of BIPOC children, ...

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  • Added: Aug 18, 2022
  • Length: 28:16
  • Purchases: 2
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On our latest Grab Bag show, we talk about yet another racist review of a movie that doesn’t focus on white people, the latest set back on holding ...

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  • Added: Aug 11, 2022
  • Length: 28:34
  • Purchases: 2
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Where do we come from and why is that important? The crew talks about the want and need to, but also the barriers to, finding their roots. Once dis...

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  • Added: Aug 04, 2022
  • Length: 28:35
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Where do we come from and why is that important? The crew talks about the want and need to, but also the barriers to, finding their roots. Once dis...

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  • Added: Jul 28, 2022
  • Length: 28:33
  • Purchases: 1
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This week we tackle the continuous work of debunking Stereotypes inside and outside of our communities. There are many ways to debunk stereotypes, ...

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  • Added: Jul 21, 2022
  • Length: 27:57
  • Purchases: 2
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In what is likely the first of its kind, our guests this week started a conference about eating disorders in BIPOC communities. Intergenerational t...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2022
  • Length: 28:38
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Our latest show explores how people of color often experience extractive experiences when in predominantly white spaces. From professional compensa...

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  • Added: Jun 30, 2022
  • Length: 28:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Our latest Grab Bag show touches on a variety of topics including the January 6th hearings, the first Indigenous Miss Minnesota, the record settlem...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2022
  • Length: 28:32
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As Juneteenth becomes a more mainstream celebration, we wondered if those benefiting from the holiday know the history behind it. Rose McGee, the b...

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  • Added: Jun 16, 2022
  • Length: 28:28
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As Juneteenth becomes a more mainstream celebration, we wondered if those benefiting from the holiday know the history behind it. Rose McGee, the b...

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  • Added: Jun 09, 2022
  • Length: 28:32
  • Purchases: 6
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There are many complexities to mental health. Those complexities increase when you’re a person of color. Sam Choo sought to bring those complexitie...

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  • Added: Jun 02, 2022
  • Length: 28:31
  • Purchases: 1
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On this episode, we vent about where we are as the anniversary of George Floyd’s murder coincides with a recent string of mass shootings raising th...

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  • Added: May 26, 2022
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Guest: Sarah Lancaster, 2022 Minnesota Teacher of the Year

  • Added: May 19, 2022
  • Length: 28:32
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Sarah Lancaster is many things. She is a public school teacher, a coach, a director of school plays, president of the local civic association, and ...

  • Added: May 12, 2022
  • Length: 28:34
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May is Foster Awareness month. Hoang Murphy joins the crew to talk about his personal experience in the foster system and how his organization, Fos...

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  • Added: May 05, 2022
  • Length: 28:35
  • Purchases: 1