Meager funding, no-show interviewees, makeshift sound studios—producing independent political documentaries is an uphill battle. But that’s the kind of fight director Dawn Mikkelson likes.
Beyond soundbites: detailed first-hand accounts from people trapped in the city after Katrina--what they did, what they saw, how they stayed alive.
For Chrissakes... Milwaukee's got public transit. (Omaha, too.)
Stephen Porter may have been humiliated and abused by cops. Or he may be the best thing that's happened to the MPD in a long time.
The Bush administration's top 40 lies about war and terrorism
We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.
So winter makes you think of mulled cider, snow angels, and Jack Frost nipping at your nose? Well, then, shut up and go away.
One man's crusade to take the fluff out of TV news
A journey through City Pages' past.