A non-partisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in all levels of government, especially at the local Minneapolis level.
Minneapolis’ Racial Equity Policy. Our speaker Joy Marsh Stephens, Director, Minneapolis Race and Equity Division, will discuss the history of racism and racial inequity in Minneapolis. While Minneapolis holds a reputation for being a progressive city, it also has a legacy of racism and racial inequity. But what exactly is racial inequity? How does it…Read More →
In this month’s issue: Affordable Housing in Minneapolis, President’s Message, A Day on the Hill, 2019 Program Planning Recap, Bess Mlnarik Nominations, February Civic Buzz Recap, March Civic Buzz, Centennial Planning New Member Spotlight: Solveig Beckel, Unit Meetings, Donors, Volunteers, New Members. The March Voter.Read More →
The MN Environmental Partnership (MEP) is organizing the third annual Water Action Day at Minnesota Legislature. LWVMN is a member of MEP along with Friends of the Mississippi River, Save the Boundary Waters, Audubon Society and many more groups. More than 700 people attended last year! During program planning, public discussions, and unit meetings it is…Read More →
LWVMpls member Joan Higinbotham hosts a monthly half hour program, We the People, which airs on the Minneapolis Telecommunications Network, Channel 16 on Tuesdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 7:00 AM. Watch as she interviews experts on a new topic each month. Find the latest program and some of the past interviews on this LWVMpls website…Read More →