Large Crow Puppet at the Heart of the Beast Theater's annual Mayday Parade 2011  Photography by zuluadams  , via Flickr

Large Crow Puppet at the Heart of the Beast Theater's annual Mayday Parade 2011 Photography by zuluadams

By Bill Bigelow Once again this year many schools will pause to commemorate Christopher Columbus. Given everything we know about who Columbus was and what he launched in the Americas, this needs t…

thinkmexican: “Columbus Didn’t Discover America - He Invaded It!” Chicano students from the University of Wisconsin at Madison protest Columbus Day on October the Columbus quincentennial. 500 years of resistance.

Rage Against the Machine lead singer, Zach de la Rocha, singing the Star Spangled Banner after riot police retreat from protesters in a standoff. September 3rd, 2008 Minneapolis concert.     More fun and funny at http://imlol.net

Rage Against the Machine lead singer, Zach de la Rocha, singing the Star Spangled Banner after riot police retreat from protesters in a standoff. September 3rd, 2008 Minneapolis concert. More fun and funny at http://imlol.net

The American Indian Movement (AIM) is a Native American activist organization in the United States, founded in 1968 in Minneapolis, Minnesota by urban Native Americans. The national AIM agenda focuses on spirituality, leadership, and sovereignty. AIM was founded in 1968 by Dennis Banks, George Mitchell, Herb Powless, Clyde Bellecourt, Harold Goodsky, Eddie Benton-Banai, and a number of others in Minneapolis' Native American community. Russell Means, born Oglala Lakota, was an early leader in…

The American Indian Movement (AIM) is a Native American activist organization in the United States, founded in 1968 in Minneapolis, Minnesota by urban Native Americans. The national AIM agenda focuses on spirituality, leadership, and sovereignty.

There is a double standard with women and men, if a women is sexually active and has multiple partners she is seen as promiscuous and slutty. While men who are sexually active are often praised for their accomplishments. When a rape occurs it is often the female victim who is shamed from anything to how she was dressed to her past sexual encounters.

There is a double standard with women and men, if a women is sexually active…

‘Blacksgiving’: Black Lives Matter activists share community Thanksgiving at Minneapolis protest

Minnesota Lawmakers Push Anti-Protest Bill to Charge Activists Costs of Policing

Prince is not mincing his words when it comes to new artists in the music industry. From his Paisley Park Studios in quiet suburban Minneapolis, the singer sat in on a rare chat with 10 reporters from the National Association of Black Journalists to share his agenda to eliminate the “indentured servitude” of record contracts and give …

Prince is not mincing his words when it comes to new artists in the music industry. From his Paisley Park Studios in quiet suburban Minneapolis, the singer

Chief Wahoo protester charged with theft of grant money  -  August 31, 2017:  A Cleveland Indians hat with Chief Wahoo against the Minnesota Twins on April 17, 2017 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Indians defeated the Twins 3-1. (Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images)

Chief Wahoo protester charged with theft of grant money - August 31, 2017: A Cleveland Indians hat with Chief Wahoo against the Minnesota Twins on April 17, 2017 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Indians defeated the Twins 3-1. (Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images)

Local author and craftivist, Lara Neel, has helped spawn a movement of craftivisim or the making of crafts that protest something. Neel was at Knit and Bolt in NE Minneapolis signing copies of her new book, 'Crafting the Resistance', on Friday, August 25, 2017. Hanging to her right are some one-of-a-kind glass balls adorned with pussy hats that she knitted and are included in her book.  (Ginger Pinson / Pioneer Press)

Local author and craftivist, Lara Neel, has helped spawn a movement of craftivisim or the making of crafts that protest something. Neel was at Knit and Bolt in NE Minneapolis signing copies of her new book, 'Crafting the Resistance', on Friday, August 25, 2017. Hanging to her right are some one-of-a-kind glass balls adorned with pussy hats that she knitted and are included in her book. (Ginger Pinson / Pioneer Press)

As ample evidence of the continued sophistication and depth of strategic thinking present in the #BlackLivesMatter movement, an announced demonstration at the Mall of America was a decoy. Rather, the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport was the real target of the protest movement. As The Uptake reported, the action was precipitated by the November shooting death of …

‪Shuts Down Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport, Using Mall of America as a ‘Decoy’ and ‘'Planned Diversion’ - Atlanta Black Star

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