September 12, 2018

ARS Technica, Jon Brodkin, September 10, 2018- A court ruling that limits state regulation of cable company offerings was praised by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, who says the ruling supports his contention that the FCC can preempt state-level net neutrality rules. The new court ruling found that Minnesota’s state …

May 15, 2018

The Uptake, Dane Smith, May 15, 2018- Thirteen people protesting a “pre-emption” proposal, which prevents local governments from raising minimum wages, were arrested Monday at the State Office Building near the state capitol, kicking off a nationwide, six-week season of nonviolent direct action by the Poor People’s Campaign. The arrests …

May 15, 2018

The Star Tribune, Gulam Jeelani, May 14, 2018- Over a hundred workers, activists and clergy members descended on the State Capitol on Monday as they joined a nationwide campaign calling attention to poverty, inequality, racism and ecological devastation. The protesters aligned with the Minnesota Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call …