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Good Question: What Can The NBA Do To Punish A Team Owner?

The NBA commissioner will address racist statements attributed to LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Tuesday.  The statements, reportedly between Sterling and his girlfriend, surfaced over the weekend. In the recordings, a man is heard telling a woman, “Yeah, it bothers me a lot that you want to broadcast that you’re associating with black people. Do you have to?”

04/28/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 4-28-14

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04/28/2014

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Rep. Apologizes For Controversial NBA Tweet

The Minnesota legislator whose tweet about the NBA aroused cries of racism is apologizing Monday. Rep. Pat Garofalo, a fifth-term Republican from Farmington, has faced an avalanche of criticism for suggesting this weekend that pro basketball players had criminal tendencies.

03/10/2014

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ACLU Asks Vikings Stadium Not To Use Redskins Name

A request that Minnesota stadium officials avoid using the Redskins name and logo when Washington plays the Vikings next month is spurring conversation but may not produce action.

10/24/2013

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Good Question: Why Such A Large Achievement Gap In MN Classrooms?

ACT scores are out for Minnesota students and, overall, Minnesota ranks No. 1 in the country. But, a closer look at the numbers reveals a huge gap when it comes to race. Sixty-one percent of white students met college readiness standards compared to 16 percent of black students. That’s not the only test where Minnesotans fall behind.

08/21/2013

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Is Paula Deen A Racist?

Is she being treated unfairly?

06/25/2013

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Internet Trolls Ruin Cheerios Ad

Internet Trolls hijack Cheerios YouTube video with racist comments.

05/31/2013

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Mt. Dew Ad Called Racist

Watch the ad and see for yourself

05/02/2013

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Esme’s Blog: The Real Problem With Washburn HS Doll Incident

On Jan. 11, four students at Washburn HS in South Minneapolis hung a dark-skinned doll from a rope in a school stairwell, took pictures of it and posted the images to social networking websites.

01/19/2013

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Cops: Two Arrested In Connection With Cross Burning Incident

Two men have been arrested Wednesday in connection with a racially charged cross burning incident in Bemidji, police say.

06/06/2012

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Minn. Bus Driver Fired For Alleged Racist Comment

A bus driver for the Albert Lea School District has been fired after a disputed incident in which two kids accused him of making a racist comment.

10/22/2011

John Williams show

Where did this felon vote come from? John speaks to the source. Is the NAACP calling the Tea Party racisit? Sen. Klobuchar on Facebook to let minors report online predators

07/15/2010