Minnesota’s Asian-Americans Renew, And Reflect On, Push For Racial EqualityThe death of George Floyd has renewed efforts to change systemic racism, an issue that resonates with every minority group in Minnesota.
Analysis Shows Great Disparities Between Black & Whites In MinnesotaAs Minnesota’s elected officials increasingly announce plans to address the state’s racial inequalities, a new national analysis puts Minnesota near the bottom of the list when measuring for integration between black and whites.
50 Years After Landmark 1968 Kerner Report, Inequality RemainsBarriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, says a study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report.
Study: In Minnesota, Women Earn 80 Cents To Men's DollarA policy group tracking wages said that women still lag behind men when it comes to salaries, though Minnesota's disparity is not as pronounced as the country's at large. The Institute for Women's Policy Research said women working full-time earn about 78 cents to every dollar men make.