Monthly Archives: July 2016

Video Replay: Justice Rally For Philando Castile – Rage, Frustration And Prayer

Nekima Levy-Pounds

The line of people wanting to speak just kept growing. NAACP Minneapolis President Nekima Levy-Pounds had called a 10am news conference outside of Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton’s residence to urge him to take action in the fatal police shooting of Philando Castile. Continue Reading →

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Minneapolis Voters Could Decide On Gradually Raising Minimum Wage To $15

Minimum wage charter amendment petition rally

If the legal questions can be resolved, Minneapolis is likely to hold a referendum this November on gradually raising the city’s minimum wage to $15 an hour. A second charter amendment aimed at reducing illegal or inappropriate use of police force is also likely to be on the ballot. Continue Reading →

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