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Minnesota Super Bowl 52: Where is the Community Benefits Agreement?

Minnesota Super Bowl 52: Where is the Community Benefits Agreement?

By Don Allen, Publisher – The Independent Business News Network - September 30, 2017 12:49p I first wanted to ask this question to the City of St. Paul in regards to the new soccer stadium that is already causing major gentrification issues in the Snelling/University neighborhoods. But hey, since the Super Bowl will come and go, let’s start [...]

Minneapolis City Council must be compelled to rename the Target Center, “The LYNX Center”

Minneapolis City Council must be compelled to rename the Target Center, “The LYNX Center”

Maybe we should build a stadium for the Minnesota Lynx…Join my event page on Facebook: Rename the Target Center, "THE LYNX CENTER" By Don Allen, Publisher – Our Black News For the third time in five-years, our own hometown “winning” team the Minnesota Lynx of the WNBA have won another championship title. I’m not much of a sports [...]

More targeting of black residents by Minneapolis City Council

More targeting of black residents by Minneapolis City Council

The Minneapolis City Council is attacking baseball hats, doo-rags, Bowler hats and anything covering your head. Murder, crime, education and jobs sit on the back burner. In our opinion, this is just the start of cleaning up downtown Minneapolis in preparation for the Super Bowl and other events related to the 2016 opening of the U.S. Bank Stadium [...]