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In this month’s issue: Urban/rural struggle for a sustainable future, Annual meeting speaker Josie Johnson, President’s letter and reading recommendations on suffrage, Civic Buzz recap, Water Day a success, New Voter assignment editor needed New LWVMpls office and more… The May 2019 VoterRead More →
Hennepin History Museum is developing an exhibition on the ratification of the 19th amendment that will open in November of 2019. Their focus will be on the suffrage movement in Hennepin County. If you have any relevant historical artifacts that you would be willing to temporarily loan to the museum to display in the exhibit please…Read More →
Civil rights leader, former acting director of the Minneapolis Urban League, University vice president and provost, and first Black Regent at the University of Minnesota spoke to members and friends at the Annual Meeting, June 11. Thanks to The Uptake we have video of Dr. Johnson’s wonderful speech. Ms. Johnson has written a new memoir, Hope in the…Read More →