The Minnesota Daily

Letter to the Editor: We can change how police operate to increase accountability for violence and mistreatment

Letter to the Editor: We can change how police operate to increase accountability for violence and mistreatment
Sean Ericson
December 13, 2020
The Twin Cities Coalition for Justice for Jamar has proposed creating an elected civilian oversight board with significant powers, and the organization Campaign Zero has a list of eight key policies that have been proven to reduce police violence.

Episode 73: Reflecting on an unprecedented year

Episode 73: Reflecting on an unprecedented year
Ethan Quezada and Yoko Vue
December 10, 2020
From work-life balance to spending their birthdays a bit differently than planned, students share how they have adjusted their lives to our current world.

Opinion: We need to re-energize to change public safety.

Opinion: We need to re-energize to change public safety.
Cody Hoerning
December 8, 2020
Take it from a student and former skeptic: it is time to follow through on our promise for change.

Letter to the Editor: Confronting housing affordability requires innovative research

Letter to the Editor: Confronting housing affordability requires innovative research
Sean Ericson
December 3, 2020
Building more dense housing is a vital task for reducing housing prices, and as Jonathan Ababiy points out, zoning laws present an impediment to this goal.

Episode 72: University relations with the tribal nations of Minnesota

Episode 72: University relations with the tribal nations of Minnesota
Ava Kian, Megan Germundson, and Hana Ikramuddin
December 3, 2020
Megan and Ava team up with campus administration reporter Hana Ikramuddin to examine the current state of affairs between University of Minnesota leadership and the Tribal Nations of Minnesota following a letter from the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council, which was sent to President Gabel and the Board of Regents over the summer.

Poem to the Editor: Time to talk turkey

Poem to the Editor: Time to talk turkey
Brian Gibbens
November 26, 2020
A quirky turkey poem for the University of Minnesota.

Episode 71: Substance use during the pandemic

Episode 71: Substance use during the pandemic
Ethan Quezada and Yoko Vue
November 25, 2020
Reporters Ethan Quezada and Yoko Vue speak with a student and academic experts about substance use in relation to the pandemic.

In the Know Update

In the Know Update
Megan Palmer
November 19, 2020
The "In the Know" team is working on a podcast episode that is sensitive in nature. For that reason, we're taking a little bit more time to tell it accurately and respectfully. Stay tuned. 

Episode 70: The day after Election Day

Episode 70: The day after Election Day
Ava Kian, Megan Germnudson, and Yoko Vue
November 12, 2020
The "In The Know" team covers the post-election protest that shut down 1-94 last Wednesday.

Episode 27: Defensive struggles hurt Minnesota in its first two games

Episode 27: Defensive struggles hurt Minnesota in its first two games
Nolan O'Hara and Brendan O'Brien
November 5, 2020
In this week's episode of "The Weekly Rundown" our staff discusses the Gophers early season defensive woes, special team's struggles and how the team can get back on track Saturday against Illinois.