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MN NICE: The Law of the Northwoods

zombie paul bunyan by leeshenlong [Repost of a piece written by my writing collective, Of9Minds (O9M), in January 2014.]  It feels more relevant now than ever. (p.s. Garrison Keillor, we saw who you were then, and we really see who … Continue reading

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One month later.

One Month Later. 12/11/16. We are a month past since election night. Fidel Castro has died. Trump is populating his cabinet with corporate cronies, white supremacists, bungling failed right politicians and pundits appointed to education, housing, healthcare. Melania has no … Continue reading

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#StandingRockSyllabus

Contents: Preface Key Terms Oceti Sakwoin Oyate Territory and Treaty Boundaries 1851-present Timeline of United States settler colonialism Readings by Theme and Topic Suggested Citation: NYC Stands… Source: #StandingRockSyllabus

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City Pages Food Blogger Insists Our Food Should Provide “Real” Minnesotans With Fast, Cheap, Exotic Experiences

Racist Food Critic Files PART 2 At Least She’s Consistent. Writing about Mecca Bos’ terrible Hoban Uptown piece led me to take a closer look at her other local food reviews in order to further examine and verify patterns in … Continue reading

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11:11pm

Thoughts: Be wary of thinking or talking about trump the way big media talks about white male mass shooters, as if the source is mental illness.  No. He is a narcissist, he is a sociopath, but that doesn’t meant he … Continue reading

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Be Done With Your Orientalist Food Reviews: Redemption for Hoban Korean Uptown

RACIST FOOD CRITIC FILES PART 1 On Friday, July 22, City Pages food blogger Mecca Bos renewed my ire regarding her racist food reviews when she posted her tepid, hardly bolstering piece about The Little Mekong Night Market, a wonderful celebration of Asian food … Continue reading

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Bias in Mecca Bos’ Post on Little Mekong

Little Mekong Night Market is awesome and wonderful in so many many ways everyone should go celebrate the food and people and neighborhood. Below is my FB post pointing out the problems with her post: ……… and here’s mecca bos’ … Continue reading

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