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Minneapolis City Council Voted to Spend $6.4 Million on New Police Months After Defund Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 15, 2021 at 11:00am 2/15/2021 at 11:00am
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The Minneapolis City Council voted to defund the police department after George Floyd’s death. To the shock of no one, crime went up in the city after many left during the protests.

Now the city council approved spending $6.4 million to hire more police officers.

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Infectious Disease Expert at U. Minnesota Rebukes Fauci on Double-Mask Advice

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 9:30am 1/30/2021 at 9:30am
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Fauci has admitted that he misled the public on at least two occasions over the past year. How is he still trusted by anyone?

The College Fix reports:

University of Minnesota infectious disease expert rebukes Fauci for double-mask advice

Double-mask? Only if you want your mask(s) to not work as intended.

President Biden’s COVID-19 advisor...

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Minneapolis Police Shooting Sparks Protests But Bodycam Footage Shows Suspect Shot First

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 1, 2021 at 2:00pm 1/1/2021 at 2:00pm
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Minneapolis police shot and killed a felony suspect during an exchange of gunfire this week. The shooting sparked protests, but newly released bodycam footage from the police shows the suspect fired first.

Can anyone even imagine the pressure these officers are under in a situation like this?

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Professor at St. Olaf College Echoes Call for School to ‘Repent’ for Systemic Racism

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 11:00am 12/23/2020 at 11:00am

Longtime Legal Insurrection readers may remember St. Olaf College as the site of a 2017 race hoax which prompted lists of demands from the very people who perpetrated the hoax.

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St. Olaf prof echoes call for school to ‘repent’ of systemic racism

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Minneapolis City Council Cutting Police Budget by Millions Amid Rising Crime

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 11, 2020 at 1:00pm 12/11/2020 at 1:00pm
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The Minneapolis City Council is moving to cut the city’s police budget by $8 million. At what point do the people who live in the city and pay taxes realize that their leaders are actively working against them?

What other conclusion could one reach?

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Minneapolis Facing Higher Crime, Police Exodus Six Months After George Floyd’s Death

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 7:00am 11/24/2020 at 7:00am
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George Floyd died almost six months ago in Minneapolis, MN. The city council voted to dismantle the police department, social justice warriors demanded reforms, and rioters destroyed property across the city.

Not much has changed in six months.

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Forestry Department at U. Minnesota Deemed Too White by Campus Activists

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 20, 2020 at 10:00am 11/20/2020 at 10:00am

The activists have submitted demands, including a way to submit complaints of microaggressions.

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Macalester College President Offers to Bail Out Students Arrested in Protests

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 11:00am 11/7/2020 at 11:00am

This is going to endear her to a lot of students on campus, particularly those most likely to protest.

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Can Trump Pull Off an Historic Win in Blue Minnesota?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 10:00am 11/1/2020 at 10:00am
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In 2016, Trump lost Minnesota by about 45,000 votes. This year, he is clearly making an attempt to close the gap there and pull off a win that would sting Democrats for years to come.

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U. Minnesota Lecture Features 12-Step Recovery Program for Whiteness

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 12:00pm 10/15/2020 at 12:00pm

This has absolutely nothing to do with the pursuit of scholarship. It’s deranged, left-wing political indoctrination.

The College Fix reports:

University of Minnesota lecture features 12 step recovery program for whiteness

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Minneapolis City Council Members Rethinking Plan to Disband City Police Department

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 1:00pm 9/29/2020 at 1:00pm
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Following the death of George Floyd and the subsequent riots in Minneapolis, members of the city council declared they would dismantle the city’s police department.

Unsurprisingly, this policy has not worked out well for the city so far, and crime is on the rise. Who could have predicted such...

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Minneapolis Police Evaluating Allegations of Ballot Harvesting Connected to Ilhan Omar

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 7:00am 9/29/2020 at 7:00am
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Project Veritas’s latest video showed a cash-for-ballots harvesting scheme in Minneapolis allegedly connected to Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN).

The Minneapolis police announced Monday night that they are evaluating these allegations.

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Project Veritas Finds Ilhan Omar Connected to Cash-for-Ballots Harvesting Scheme

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 28, 2020 at 3:00pm 9/28/2020 at 3:00pm
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Project Veritas found Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) connections to a cash-for-ballots harvesting scheme.

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Minneapolis City Council Dumbfounded Over Rise in Crime Months After Voting to Dismantle Police Department

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 18, 2020 at 1:00pm 9/18/2020 at 1:00pm
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Who saw this coming?

The Minneapolis City Council voted to dismantle the police department after the death of George Floyd. Now the city is seeing an uptick in crime and shootings.

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University of Minnesota Slashing Multiple Men’s Sports Programs Due to Financial Concerns

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 1:30pm 9/12/2020 at 1:30pm

It’s not clear from this article why, or if, only men’s sports programs are being cut.

CBS News in Minnesota reports:

‘It’s Devastating’: University Of Minnesota To Cut Men’s Gymnastics, Tennis, Track And Field Programs In 2021

The University of Minnesota announced several significant program cuts to the Gophers’ athletic department Thursday.

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Riot First, Asks Questions Later: Minneapolis Looting Sparked By False Report Of Police Shooting

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 8:00pm 8/27/2020 at 8:00pm
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A curious thing happened yesterday in Minneapolis. Rioting and looting is old school (circa May 2020) at this point, so that wasn’t curious.

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NEW VIDEO: BLM protesters smash piñata effigy of wife of Minneapolis police union chief in their driveway

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 8:00pm 8/18/2020 at 8:00pm
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We reported yesterday Black Lives Matter protesters harass neighbors of Minneapolis Police Union chief.

There is an update to that story, one which makes the intimidation tactic of going to someone’s home even worse in this instance.

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