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Episode 66: What is 'community control' of the police — and who is calling for it?

Episode 66: What is ‘community control’ of the police — and who is calling for it?

Megan Germnudson and Yoko Vue
October 15, 2020
In this episode, we interview two local groups who are advocating for “community control” of the police. Representatives from the Twin Cities Coalition for Justice 4 Jamar and the University of Minnesota’s Students for a Democratic Society talk about what community control is, what it would look like in action and where the idea came from.
Episode 65: The Presidential Debate

Episode 65: The Presidential Debate

Ava Kian and Ethan Quezada
October 8, 2020
In this episode of "In the Know," we speak with students about last week’s presidential debate.
Episode 64:  Protest to Progress

Episode 64: Protest to Progress

Megan Germnudson and Yoko Vue
October 1, 2020
In this special episode, we share some highlights from a panel of young activists and organizers from the Minnesota Daily's First Amendment Celebration.
Episode 63: Virtual mental health care

Episode 63: Virtual mental health care

Ava Kian and Ethan Quezada
September 24, 2020
In this episode, we look at the Boynton Mental Health Clinic’s coronavirus response and patients’ reactions, speaking to providers at Boynton and students who have experienced virtual therapy.
Episode 61: Housing, Highways and Systemic Racism

Episode 61: Housing, Highways and Systemic Racism

Jessica Toledo
June 26, 2020

MEGAN PALMER: Hey all, and happy Thursday. This month, the podcast team at the Daily has been following the George Floyd protests and the history of policing in Minneapolis. This week, we’re taking...

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Episode 60: The George Floyd Case

Megan Germundson
June 18, 2020

MEGAN PALMER: Happy Thursday, and thank you for joining us. This month, the team at "In The Know" has been following the George Floyd protests and the history of police brutality in the Twin Cities....

In the Know: Breaking Down the U's News

Episode 59: The George Floyd Protests: The history of police brutality in the Twin Cities

Nat Jacobwith
June 11, 2020

MEGAN PALMER: Hey everyone, and happy Thursday. As the effects of the killing of George Floyd continue to ripple throughout the world, the team at In The Know is continuing our examination of its context...

In the Know: Breaking Down the U's News

Episode 58: The George Floyd Protests: U Students Demand Accountability

Megan Germundson
June 4, 2020

MEGAN PALMER: Hello, and welcome back to "In The Know." My name is Megan Palmer, and I'm the new podcast producer at the Minnesota Daily. Our original production plans for this month have been turned...