Kofi Annan

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Macalester is one of the smartest colleges in the country, says new study

    If a new Lumosity study can be believed, Macalester students aren't just the smartest in the state -- they're some of the smartest in the country.SEE ALSO: Macalester is LGBT friendly after all, says Campus Pride Index Unsatisfied with college rankings that only consider "resources" -- for example, ... More >>

  • News

    July 30, 2008

    Battered woman becomes American refugee in Amsterdam

    Her husband beat her, so she couldn't let him take custody of their kids

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    April 21, 2006
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    September 23, 2005
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    August 19, 2005

    Durenberger to Coleman: Get a grip, Norman

    Earlier this year, City Pages ran a Q&A with Dave Durenberger as a cover story. The former U.S. Senator from Minnesota gave a frank critique of the current state of his own Republican party, saying mostly how it had been taken over by big money and religious zealots. Some of the stuff that didn't m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2005

    The Norman Conquest

    The Norman Conquest A feisty and more colorful brand of politics invaded the U.S. Senate chambers yesterday as British M.P. George Galloway sat before the U.S. Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs subcommittee investigating the U.N. oil-for-food scandal, chaired by Norm Coleman. Coleman ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2005

    Our own private Jesse Helms

    The release of the Volker report today, largely exonerating Kofi Annan from wrongdoing in the U.N. oil-for-food scandal, would seem an embarassment for Norm Coleman. After all, Minnesota's junior senator, who chairs the permanent subcommittee on investigations, has been pompously calling for the U. ... More >>

  • Movies

    March 26, 2003

    Mid-East Summit In Midwest

    Minnesota's first Arab film festival speaks louder than CNN

  • News

    February 20, 2002

    Radio Radio

    We search the airwaves for signs of intelligent life