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READERS WRITE Opposing assessments of a Minneapolis leader

Jan 12, 2019 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)


Minneapolis City Council Vice President Andrea Jenkins represents a kind of leadership that fosters genuine conversation and real change in how ordinary citizens are perceived and treated in public venues, and shows us how to stretch our sense of community to include more diversity ("Jenkins forum to focus on racism," Jan. 10.)

Her response to criticism by a coffee shop staff member for handing out newsletters to customers: host a dialogue at the same coffee shop and e...