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After attack, Minnesotans should rally behind Somali neighbors

Somali women reacted at the scene of Saturday’s powerful bomb blast in Mogadishu, Somalia.

Truck bombing in Mogadishu shattered the peace here, too.

Sexual misconduct: We all know a Harvey, and he doesn't work alone

For there to be men like this — and believe me, there are many — there also must be people and a society supporting him.


Drunken driving

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The new generation gap in Minnesota: It's a formative thing
Lori Sturdevant

Here's how it might play out in the upcoming elections.

Of Harvey Weinstein, Hugh Hefner and sexual revolutions as ambiguous things
D.J. Tice

Considering male wrongdoing in the context of this era's permissive society.


The Chainbreaker fundraising bicycle ride in August raised more than $1.3 million for research at the University of Minnesota’s Masonic Cancer Center, and the deadline for contributions has been extended until Friday.

Pushing pedals in the fight against cancer

After attack, Minnesotans should rally behind Somali neighbors
Twin Cities GED campaign is worthy effort to address disparities
Hennepin County took a gamble on Target Field, and it paid off

Amazon, with its headquarters in downtown Seattle, shown here, has asked for proposals to house HQ2, its second corporate campus, in up to 1 million square feet with eventually as many as 50,000 employees. Bids are due Thursday.

For Amazon's HQ2, we're truly a no-brainer

There's still more work to be done on measles
Minneapolis mayoral candidate Tom Hoch: We need new vision and leadership
Sexual misconduct: We all know a Harvey, and he doesn't work alone

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers lay on the field with a broken collarbone after Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr, center, tackled him during Sunday’s game.

Readers Write: Football and injuries, football and politics

Readers Write: National anthem, water and agriculture, health care, war
Readers Write: Police accountability, ranked-choice voting, opioid crisis
Readers Write: Harvey Weinstein vs. Roman Polanski, the Trump presidency, immigration policy, role of the press

Editorial cartoon: Michael Ramirez on Harvey Weinstein and Democrats

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Hollywood's way: Don't ask, don't tell much

Delving deeply is not our thing. The open secret is, regrettably, enough.


Readers Write: Football and injuries, football and politics

Crass response to hit on Rodgers.


Pushing pedals in the fight against cancer

Chainbreaker event makes strong first-year contribution to U research.


Girl Scouts have every right to be mad about Boy Scouts' welcome

The kindler, gentler, "triggered by a lawsuit" Scouts are forcing us to open up the doors to everyone, for everything. And the message that feminine girls are getting is that they are not good enough if they like crafting over rafting, singing over swinging a bat, cookies over rookies.


Reality has set in for NFL owners

They had players' backs three weeks ago, but the tide may have turned.


There's still more work to be done on measles

With the recent outbreak over, now it's time for Minnesota to end the personal exemption from necessary vaccines.