midwest

  • Coronavirus Concerns End St. Paul Educators Strike, Close Many Public Schools

    March 14, 2020
    St. Paul, MN – After a 19+ hour negotiating session beginning at 8:00 a.m. Thursday morning, a tentative agreement was reached between Saint Paul Public Schools (SPPS) and the St. Paul educators’ union around 3:30 a.m. on Friday, March 13 — the same day Minnesota…...
  • The Art of Creating Community: Bedtime Goose and Uproar Performing Arts

    December 27, 2019
    Minneapolis, MN – Premiering in August 2017 in a cafe courtyard, Mother Goose’s Bedtime Stories is a celebration of “the black, brown, indigenous, LGBTQI+ folk and Womxn in the arts scene of Minneapolis.” Dozen of dancers, poets, comedians and musicians have performed at the cabaret…...
  • March to Protect The Sacred on Indigenous People’s Day 2019

    October 14, 2019
    Clearbrook, MN – On Indigenous People’s Day 2019, a coalition of climate activists marched to the Enbridge tar sands pipeline terminal located in Clearbrook, Minnesota. The Ginew Collective of indigenous women organized the peaceful march down 470th Street to tell Enbridge, the owner of the…...
  • Largest #TarSandsResistance March in Midwest History

    June 9, 2015
    On June 6th, an estimated 5,000 people from across the United States took the streets of St. Paul in the Midwest’s largest Anti-Tar Sands march. The Tar Sands Resistance March came a day after the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission approved permission for the $2.6 billion…...