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Trump presidency brings another period of Reconstruction for Black America

Trump presidency brings another period of Reconstruction for Black America

At one time in history, black boys and girls wore suit and ties, dresses and big hats to school. They wouldn’t leave the house without being presentable, respectful and proud of who they were. Once again, we (Black Americans) have been offered an opportunity to use this period of Reconstruction to build, own and grow our brand that has been [...]

Open letter to the City of Edina, Minnesota: Don’t be a part of Black Chaos

Open letter to the City of Edina, Minnesota: Don’t be a part of Black Chaos

Critical thinking and white guilt don’t mix – but someone wants them to. It’s evident in Minnesota for over 10-generations, neither create wealth nor prosperity for Black Minnesotans…what’s next? It’s self-evident that Black, Asian, and Middle Eastern men and women ought to take pride in their identities and fight for their group [...]

With so much prosperity in Minnesota, why are boys and babies still being killed?

With so much prosperity in Minnesota, why are boys and babies still being killed?

“I’ve lived in north Minneapolis all my life. I’ve never worked on the new football field; neither have any of my friends…we’re all broke.” ~Robert Johnson, resident of north Minneapolis By Don Allen with data provided by Matt Johnson (The System Scientist) It was one of the biggest announcements after the completion of the U.S. [...]

Trump challenges — can Democrats respond?

Trump challenges — can Democrats respond?

Ronald A. Edwards - The Minneapolis Story(dot)com. By Ronald A. Edwards - The Minneapolis Story and Guest Columnist Donald Trump spoke truth when he asked Blacks in Milwaukee, Friday, August 19, 2016, what has the Democratic Party done for Blacks, and then appealed to the Black vote by asking, “What the hell have you got to lose?” These [...]

The continued battle by Michael Keefe for Justice

The continued battle by Michael Keefe for Justice

By Mr. Ronald A. Edwards - The Minneapolis Story We have just learned from sources in Washington, D.C., that the Department of Justice will open an investigation into the matter of Michael Keefe and move against the city of Minneapolis with indictments of criminal charges against current and former Minneapolis officials. The stunning aspect of [...]

Black Minnesotans: Is Unity a Weakness?

Black Minnesotans: Is Unity a Weakness?

By Don Allen, Publisher  Unity is not a social cabal. (photo: Family Quotes | ... Love Family Wisdom Quote - Fair Use) I’ve been to the East Coast, West Coast, down south and Canada. The black communities I engaged with wanted me to see the unique and intentional diversity, collaborations and success they had when working as a solid [...]

Don Allen to co-host AM1130 Twin Cities News Talk Radio 6-9AM on Wednesday

Don Allen to co-host AM1130 Twin Cities News Talk Radio 6-9AM on Wednesday

Did Donald Trump cause a scandal in Minneapolis without even being in town? Tune in tomorrow at 6AM to help us shake this one out, laugh and have a conversation about why the Star Tribune dances around many issues. Screen Shot of threat to local reporter covering the story. You cannot make this stuff up. Donald Allen joins host Andrew Lee [...]

Is there a Political Scandal in Minneapolis the Star Tribune will not touch?

Is there a Political Scandal in Minneapolis the Star Tribune will not touch?

From elected officials having children out of wedlock to the current question surrounding the martial status of a local Minneapolis primary winner, the Star Tribune and other Twin Cities media have shown their true colors. Remember, it's not until the big white fourth estate publishes the story to make it a real thing. By Don Allen - [...]

Minneapolis: Black Lives have to Matter to Blacks folks first before anyone else will care

Minneapolis: Black Lives have to Matter to Blacks folks first before anyone else will care

It’s all about the sad deferment of Black Lives Matter in north Minneapolis; because they don’t – just ask the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), Minnesota Department of Transportation, Met Council, MNSure and the both the mayor and governor’s office. Putting money in the streets does not stop the streets [...]

KMOJ’s Calvin Quarles: What happened at KMOJ-FM; the Ron and Don Show

KMOJ’s Calvin Quarles: What happened at KMOJ-FM; the Ron and Don Show

Join the team of Ronald A. Edwards and Don Allen on Wednesday, August 17 at 8:30PM for what will be a telling experience about what’s happening at KMOJ-FM Radio. We are joined by Calvin Quarles, former station manager. To tune in Wednesday night, copy and paste this link into your favorite browser: [...]

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