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5/29/2020, 7:33pm

UMN students, community members respond to the Minneapolis riots

“My anger has so many different colors. It's red, it's white, and it's blue. … My anger is bubbling and bubbling and messy — ineloquent. … I often wonder how, every time another one of my kin gets slaughtered, the pain punches me in a new place. I often wonder, just how much surface area does my heart have?” said Muslim Student Association president Abdimalik Ahmed.


5/27/2020, 9:23pm

UMN adjusts relationship with MPD following death of George Floyd

Following the death of 47-year-old George Floyd, which occurred after a Minneapolis Police Department officer knelt on his neck and filmed in a video which has since gone viral, President Joan Gabel announced Wednesday that the University of Minnesota would change its relationship with MPD.