Louis Farrakhan

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2013

    Sean Hannity: Keith Ellison is akin to anti-white, anti-semitic KKK member [VIDEO]

    Not content to let bygones be bygones following Keith Ellison's bitterly contentious appearance on his show earlier this week, Sean Hannity put the Congressman on blast last night.SEE ALSO: -- DFL thanks Keith Ellison for melting down on Sean Hannity's show-- Michele Bachmann on Ellison: 'He has lon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    First Avenue's 20 best concerts: The complete list

    Related:First Avenue: An archived history via flyers, riders & contractsFirst Avenue's 40 years of rock 'n' rollTop 20 best Minnesota musicians: The complete listFirst Avenue is undoubtedly among the premier rock clubs in the country -- possibly the world. Since 1970, the building at the interse ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2012

    First Avenue's 20 best concerts: #10-1

    Related:Slideshow: First Avenue: An archived history via flyers, riders & contracts First Avenue's 20 best concerts: #20-11First Avenue's 40 years of rock 'n' rollTop 20 best Minnesota musicians: The complete list10. Basement Jaxx, First Avenue, 10/08/01Basement Jaxx's first appearance in Minne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    Brother Ali: My fans are kicking the sh*t out of me over Trayvon Martin

    Note: Brother Ali is a Minneapolis rapper signed to Rhymesayers Entertainment. His latest album, Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color, will be released in August. Here are portions of an interview following the One Million Hoodies March for Trayvon Martin held March 29 at the University of Minn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    The Popstream: Lou Reed, "Original Rapper"

    Lil Wayne might be embarrassing himself with his rapper-doing-rock schtick, but it gets just as ridiculous when it's the other way around.

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2008
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    April 21, 2008

    Back to the Terrordome: Peter S. Scholtes reviews Chuck D and Slug

    What's so cool about Chuck D? Start with the first Public Enemy lyrics I ever heard--which, it turns out, were also the first Public Enemy lyrics that Minneapolis rapp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2006
  • News

    August 30, 2006

    Running Man

    Keith Ellison, the DFL's endorsee for Congress in the Fifth District, has spent the summer countering attacks from Republicans—and Democrats. What made him everyone's favorite target?

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2006

    Junge, Lieberman, Farrakhan and "moral relativism"

    Joe Lieberman praised Minister Louis Farrakhan in 2000. Will Keith Ellison's critics lambaste Lieberman and his staunch supporter Ember Reichgott Junge, or reveal themselves as hypocrites?

  • Music

    November 2, 2005

    Welcome to the Superdome

    How Hurricane Katrina made Public Enemy relevant again

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2005

    Morning Communique

    Welcome, former Babelogians, to our new home at The Blotter... [THESE DAYS] "Slime worlds" may prove excellent targets for the search for extraterrestrial life, according to new calculations. The research suggests future space missions may be able to detect the signature of microbial life around as ... More >>

  • News

    December 23, 1998

    Robyne's Hood

    Other TV news personalities stay planted behind the desk. Then there's Robyne Robinson, who claims the whole Twin Cities for her stage.

  • Books

    May 27, 1998

    Along Comes Jones

    Todd Jones was tapped as only a temporary fill-in, but he's at the top of a very short list to replace U.S. Attorney David Lillehaug

  • News

    May 6, 1998

    Draft Dodger

    U.S. Attorney David Lillehaug is playing hard to get, but DFL insiders say he's in the race for attorney general

  • Arts

    February 25, 1998

    A Choice of Weapons

    After a hardscrabble life in the Depression, Gordon Parks picked up a camera instead of a gun. But as a massive retrospective of his work reveals, his sympathies have often remained with those who went the other way.

  • News

    January 14, 1998

    Personal Foul

    Dennis Green is the most controversial coach in Vikings history. And it's got nothing to do with football.

  • News

    July 9, 1997

    Officer Down

    Typically, prosecutors would be all over a case involving someone suspected of trying to run down a cop

  • News

    February 5, 1997
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    December 4, 1996


    There is no place to mark "none of the above" on our election ballots.

  • Movies

    October 23, 1996
  • News

    March 6, 1996

    The Trials of David Lillehaug

    In the wake of Najarian and Shabazz, the U.S. attorney and former DFL prodigy finds his once-bright political future in question.

  • Feature

    October 18, 1995

    Farrakhan's Moment

    Where do we go from October 16?