Guthrie Apologizes For Not Condemning Racist Remarks Made By Audience MemberThe Nov. 12 performance of "A Christmas Carol" was delayed for roughly 30 minutes after a woman hurled racial slurs at people sitting nearby.
Guthrie Audience Member's Pre-Show Rant Delays Opening Night For 'Christmas Carol'In the video, the woman is seen yelling at other people standing near her to "get out of my country." According to another audience member's report, the incident happened "right as the lights were dimming to start the show and then we all heard yelling and it went crazy for like 40 minutes after that."
University Of Wisconsin-Madison Moves Rock Seen As Symbol Of RacismStudents of color on campus say the rock represents a history of discrimination. It was referred to as a derogatory name in a Wisconsin State Journal story in the 1920s.
Black Students In Big Lake Hope Racist Prom Proposal Incident Won't Be 'Swept Under The Rug'A picture of a racist sign asking someone to prom in Big Lake is getting a lot of attention – and it's prompted Black students in the district to share their experiences of prejudice.
Picture Of Racist Prom Proposal In Minnesota Goes ViralA Minnesota school district is investigating reports of a student using racist language to ask another student to prom.
White Bear Lake High School Students Walk Out After Students Receive Racist MessagesStudents at White Bear Lake High School walked out of class Friday morning, to protest what they say is the school administration’s lack of attention to racial issues.
Centennial H.S. Students Plan Walkout After Student Receives Anti-Asian TextsElaina Yang says she has been called racially insensitive words for years, and recently got a barrage of hurtful words in a group text message with classmates.
Call To Boost Minnesota Hate Crime Laws Renewed Amid Surge In AAPI AttacksThere is a renewed call in Minnesota to boost the state’s anti-hate crime laws after a spike in reported violence and discrimination against the Asian American and Pacific Islander community (AAPI).
Asian-American Minnesotans Speak Out Amidst Wave Of Racist Attacks: 'It's Very Painful'Deadly shootings in Atlanta Tuesday highlight an increase of attacks targeting Asian Americans nationwide.
Wisconsin Sen. Johnson Says Comments About Capitol Breach Were Not RacistRepublican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin denied Monday that he made racist comments last week when he said he wasn't concerned about pro-Donald Trump insurrectionists at the U.S. Capitol in January but would have been worried if they were Black Lives Matters protesters.
University Of Minnesota Using $5 Million Gift To Establish Center For Antiracism ResearchThe University of Minnesota’s School of Public Health has received its largest philanthropic gift ever to establish a center for antiracism research.