Twin Cities business representatives testified during a July 1 hearing about their experience in the aftermath of George Floyd’s murder.
In order to understand the organizing happening in Minneapolis, The UpTake will be sharing interviews from across Minneapolis with community leaders, community organizers, elected officials, and other community members about their organizing work and their vision for a more equitable Minneapolis. The first interview is with UpTake columnist and southside organizer, Marjaan Sirdar.
The Minnesota Senate held its third joint Transportation and Judiciary Committee hearing about the civil unrest following the killing of George Floyd on Thursday, this time focusing on the state’s role in response to the unrest.
We live in a time where radical change is possible, but the same passion that motivates us can also burn us out. How can you protect yourself from compassion fatigue?