Data show disparities between Black and white Minnesotans in education, income, criminal justice are among the worst in the nation

George Floyd’s death after a white Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck for nearly nine minutes sparked outrage and protests in Minnesota and across the world. Although the local demonstrations are ostensibly about Floyd’s death, they’re fueled by decades of frustration and anger at the state’s well-documented inequities for Black Minnesotans and Minnesotans of … Continue reading Data show disparities between Black and white Minnesotans in education, income, criminal justice are among the worst in the nation