Gingrich gets glitter-bombed by pro-gay protester

At a book signing in downtown Minneapolis on Tuesday, presidential candidate Newt Gingrich found himself covered in glitter.


'That's not pro-liberty': Conservatives come out against GOP marriage amendment

While state Republicans are spearheading the contentious move to put a constitutional amendment barring same-sex marriage on the ballot next year, not all conservatives are behind them.


DFLers offer bill to repeal state Defense of Marriage Act

Minnesota Democrats introduced a bill on Monday that would repeal the state’s Defense of Marriage Act, which prohibits same-sex couples from benefiting from the rights and responsibilities of mar


Vote No: Where to get the t-shirt

I've had some inquiries about the T-shirt associated with my Vote No essay (What Do I Tell My Goddaughter?) so, having just ordered a couple myself, I can walk you all through the process.


Women’s Leadership Retreat builds solidarity amid economic challenges

Members of the "Millennium Generation" discuss stereotypes about their age group at a general session.

More than 100 women, most of them union members, gathered in late April for the second Minnesota Union Women’s Leadership Retreat sponsored by the University of Minnesota Labor Education Service


Sen. Dibble on gay marriage vote: 'The GOP made a grave, grave mistake'

Sen. Scott Dibble. (MnIndy file photo)

Reaction to the passage of a Republican anti–gay marriage amendment in the Minnesota Senate on Wednesday was swift.


FREE SPEECH ZONE | Gratulerer med dagen Pauline Fjelde!

When Pauline Gerhardine Fjelde immigrated to the United States in 1887, it is unlikely she had any idea the influence she and her siblings would have on the arts and culture in the American Midw


Minnesota Senate votes to put constitutional amendment on gay marriage before voters

The proposal to place a question on the 2012 ballot that would alter the Minnesota Constitution to ban same-sex marriage passed the Senate on Wednesday afternoon by a vote of 38 to 27.


Marriage inequality: Not a Jewish value

“Shall the Minnesota Constitution be amended to provide that only a union of one man and one woman shall be valid or recognized as a marriage in Minnesota? ___Yes   ___No”

S.F. No. 1308, as introduced – 87th Legislative Session (2011-2012)

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