Macalester College To Remove Founder's Name From Buildings After Students Discover Writings 'Racist & Dehumanizing In The Extreme'Macalester College in St. Paul is going to remove the name of its founder from two buildings after students made it known to school officials that the man's historical writings and attitudes toward Native Americans were racist.
'No Place For Actions Like This': Racist Graffiti Found On Side Of Wayzata High School Building The principal of a suburban Twin Cities high school says the positive start to the school year was “tainted” Wednesday when racist graffiti was found on the side of the building.
Bemidji Police Department Evaluating How It Uses Facebook After Noticing Spike In Racist CommentsThe Bemidji Police Department generally uses its Facebook page to alert the public to safety concerns, seek help in identifying persons of interest and connect lost pets to their owners.
'It Was Like A Drug': Former White Supremacist Christian Picciolini Speaks Out Against Hate Groups In St. CloudA conversation about hate crimes, and how to stop people from getting recruited by hate groups, drew hundreds of people in St. Cloud Tuesday night.
University Of St. Thomas Investigating After Students Find Racist Word On Bathroom WindowThe University of St. Thomas says it’s investigating and consulting St. Paul police after students found a racist word written on a dusty window in a dormitory bathroom.
Lawsuit: Eastern Carver County Schools Has Failed To Address Racist Bullying For YearsCurrent and former students at a southwest metro school district have filed a federal lawsuit alleging that administrators have “turned a blind eye” to racism faced by black students, which has not only caused them emotional trauma but led some leave the district.
Report: Subway Employee Cited After Telling Muslim Woman To 'Go Back To Your Country'A Subway employee in southern Minnesota was cited for disorderly conduct last weekend after he reportedly told a Muslim woman to “go back to your country” and walked toward her with a knife.
2 Officers Involved In Minneapolis Christmas Tree Controversy FiredImages of the Christmas tree in north Minneapolis' 4th Precinct station went viral in November 2018. Decorations included menthol cigarettes, malt liquor and crime tape.
President Trump's 'Go Back' Remark: In Workplace, It Might Be IllegalPresident Donald Trump's suggestion that four activist Democratic congresswomen of color "go back" to countries "from which they came" has excited some in his political base. Yet in many of America's workplaces and institutions, the same language would be unacceptable and possibly illegal.
'Go Back'? Rep Ilhan Omar And 'The Squad' Are Building Strength At HomePresident Donald Trump can tell Rep. Ilhan Omar to "go back" to Somalia all he wants. All indications suggest she's not going anywhere.
'He's Putting Her At Risk': Klobuchar Reacts To 'Send Her Back' Chants At Trump RallyDuring the rally, supporters of President Donald Trump chanted "Send her back! Send her back!" in reference to Rep. Ilhan Omar as the President criticized her and other congresswomen of color.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Fires Back 'I Am Where I Belong' After Trump 'Send Her Back' Rally"I am where I belong, at the people's house, and you're just gonna have to deal!" she tweeted.
Blackface Photo In Chaska HS Yearbook Adds To Racial Tension In School DistrictOf all the memories made at Chaska High School this year, one in particular is quickly being removed from the yearbook.
Man Gets 45 Days In Jail After Pulling Gun On Teens At McDonald'sThough Lloyd Johnson apologized, the judge didn't feel he fully understood the impact of his actions that night.
Highland Park Middle School Employee On Leave After Being Caught On Video Using Racist SlurA Highland Park Middle School staff member is on administrative leave while the district reviews a video that shows the employee using "racist and foul" language at the school, officials say.