The Minneapolis Third Police Precinct was set on fire during protests on Thursday night.

Readers Write: Protests against George Floyd's death

Constructive action must start now.
May 28
Firefighters extinguish flames in apartments under construction, at left, on Thursday in Minneapolis. The building burned as protests against the deat

Readers Write: The aftermath of George Floyd's death

And yet, I have hope.
May 27
A police officer threw a tear-gas canister toward protesters after a rally for George Floyd on Tuesday.

Readers Write: The death of George Floyd

My neighborhood, the war zone.
May 26
The FBI and Minnesota agents are investigating the death of George Floyd on Monday in Minneapolis after video from a bystander showed a white police o

Readers Write: Officer-involved death; COVID-19 and churches, testing, masks; Rep. Ilhan Omar on Tara Reade and Joe Biden

The police control basic freedoms, but not with equal measure
May 23
People cheer for medical workers amid the coronavirus pandemic last week in New York.

Readers Write: Memorial Day, keeping churches closed

Honor all on the front lines.
May 22
Minnesota House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, leaving the chamber on May 17.

Readers Write: Minnesota's strategy, long-term care, newspapers, diet and disease, archdiocese ombudsman Tom Johnson

Call it bipartisan if you want, but it isn't.
May 22
Jeff Johnson and his mother, Kathy, visit his father, Michael, at a nursing home in New Hope, Minn.

Readers Write: Nursing homes, reopening, state raises, foster care, stay-home tips

Protect the vulnerable from this virus.
May 22
On the final day of the legislative session, around 100 people, including state representatives, gathered in front of the State Capitol to pray for Mi

Readers Write: Reopening churches and more, victory gardens, face masks

You, average citizen, think you know best?
May 21
A man sanitizes pews after an in-person mass at Christ the King Catholic Church in San Antonio, Texas.

Readers Write: Churches reopening early, Jason Lewis

Stand for justice, not this.
May 20
U.S. Senate candidate Jason Lewis, pictured when he was a U.S. representative in 2018.

Readers Write: The future of the Republican Party, racism in the NFL

Where Jason Lewis wants to take the GOP, let's not follow.
May 19
A barber cuts hair in Pinecrest, Fla., on Monday. The state is more open than many others.

Readers Write: Reopening, bars and restaurants, churches, partisanship, theology

Here comes the tricky part.
May 18
Zahid Memood drops off donated food to homeless people temporarily residing at the Chaska Super 8. Several metro counties are renting rooms for people

Readers Write: Housing assistance, reopening bars, staying safe, aging

Prevent the coming crisis — homelessness.
May 15

Readers Write: Students' contributions in COVID-19 fight, face masks, job losses in middle age, Twin Metals mining proposal

We're all in it together, and these students are on the right side.
May 15
A swing set sat empty on the beach behind Cragun’s Resort on Gull Lake in Brainerd, Minn., last week.

Readers Write: Reopening, Trump's leadership, the Electoral College

A dial, not a switch, is the right metaphor.
May 15
Kyle Eaton, the lead pastor at Rock Hill Community Church in Duluth, Minn., preached to a nearly empty room while being livestreamed at the end of Mar

Readers Write: Resuming religious services, federal aid to states

Reopening will not make our community whole.
May 14
The new reopening rules limit religious services, including at the Cathedral of St. Paul, to 10 attendees.

Readers Write: Resuming religious services, social distancing, work safety, stay-home orders, masks, grading

The Cathedral safely holds more than 10 people.
May 13
Members of the Native American community of Picuris Pueblo, N.M., screen vehicles as they enter and exit tribal property. Native American communities

Readers Write: Local restrictions, social distancing, graduation, distance learning, China

If we can travel, so can COVID.
May 12
Students at a school in Prague wear masks in the classroom on May 11.

Readers Write: Distance learning grades, graduation, the lockdown, reopening, expertise, birthdays

This grading solution is just lazy.
May 11
Protesters demonstrated outside Minneapolis Public Schools headquarters in north Minneapolis on Friday against the district redesign plan. The school

Readers Write: Minneapolis district redesign, distance learning, stay-home orders

Can anybody hear us?
May 8
A high school senior poses in her cap and gown and a bandanna face covering in Austin, Texas.

Readers Write: Canceled graduations, traveling during a pandemic, religious services

We understand why we can't have graduation. Do you?
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