A spat in Minneapolis's Civil Rights department re-ignites a feud
The cops are reluctant to talk about it. City officials flatly refuse. Who pushed the "mute" button on the most explosive affirmative-action lawsuit Minneapolis has seen in decades?
After five years of doing battle with city bureaucrats, Dennis Williams finally wins one
All Dennis Williams wanted was a job with the city of Minneapolis. After five years of bureaucratic torture, what he ended up with was three months in jail and a shot at serious prison time.
For 19 years, Larry Blackwell fought other people's discrimination battles. Now he's getting ready for his own.
Race discrimination in the fire department has cost Minneapolis millions, infuriated the courts, and divided the force. Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton's response? Zilch.
Business as Usual at the Minneapolis City Hall
For 17 years Larry Blackwell has been incurring the wrath of Minneapolis officials in his position as city affirmative action director.