Minneapolis Has Learned Little Since 2020?

A continuously racist police department and unreliable mayor keeps the Twin City a danger zone for POC

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The death of George Floyd has done little to erode the Minneapolis Police Department’s reputation as one of the United States’ most racist law enforcement branches. Like American racism in and of itself, the MPD’s bigotry and unethical practices remain systemically and politically…

Bonsu Thompson is a writer, producer, Brooklynite and 2019 Sundance Screenwriters Lab fellow.

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Bonsu Thompson

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Bonsu Thompson is a writer, producer, Brooklynite and 2019 Sundance Screenwriters Lab fellow.

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