Khalid El-Amin

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2012

    City Pages nominated for 23 SPJ Page One Awards

    The Page One Awards from the Society of Professional Journalists honor the best in journalism from across Minnesota, and we're proud to say that we've been nominated for 23 awards in this year's contest.The 23 nominations cover work from 2011 and match the number of nominations we received last ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    Top 10 City Pages Features of 2011

    ‚Äč A quick glance at our list of the most popular City Pages print features of 2011 and it seems the year was filled with more than a few scandals. Scandal in the senate office, behind the scenes of our school boards and the offices of our medical professionals. Even the Food Network wasn't safe fr ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 2011

    Khalid El-Amin won't quit

    "Doughboy" makes for unlikely basketball star

  • News

    April 11, 2007

    Dark Star

    Wrong image, wrong religion, wrong city: Meet Brother Ali, hip hop's unlikely savior

  • Sports

    December 3, 1997

    Miles To Go Before He Sleeps

    Fans forget that college basketball, especially under Clem Haskins, is often defined by slow growth, not perpetual motion. Hopefully, Gophers center Miles Tarver will ignore them.

  • News

    April 23, 1997

    Hoops and Ladders

    How sports are wrecking schools.

  • News

    February 14, 1996

    We're All Bozos Here

    A former teacher's contrarian view of the reforms that have to precede "education reform.