Neighborhoods 2020

Watch Jim Crow of the North from Twin Cities PBS

History doesn't only teach us about the past. This locally produced documentary can shine light on the present as well.

From their website Why does Minnesota suffer through some of the worst racial disparities in the nation? The team behind Mapping Prejudice looks to answer that question by examining the history of the spread of racist, restrictive real estate covenants in the early 20th century. Jim Crow of the North charts the progression of racist policies and…

SUN Group Letter to Residents and Businesses

A call to action for our neighbors in support of neighborhood associations and democracy

The SUN Group is writing because we need your support to sustain the valuable work of neighborhood associations.   Dear Residents & Businesses of South Minneapolis, We are the Southside United Neighborhoods, a coalition of southside neighborhoods. Our members include the Longfellow Community Council (LCC), Standish Ericsson Neighborhood Association (SENA), Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association (PPNA),…