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Drea Clark, director of the Slamdance Film Festival held in Park City, Utah, speaks to KFAI’s Jim Brunzell about Slamdance, the films it highlights, and how a Minnesotan nailed the top job of a film f

Sheryl Lee Ralph, one of the original Dreamgirls, has a one-woman play entitled ‘Sometimes I Cry’, created to bring HIV/AIDS awareness to the African American community.

While SuperTuesday results are being analyzed all over the nation, campaigns and voters alike are experiencing life after SuperTuesday and looking to what comes next. But what really went on at the Minnesota caucuses? One of our reporters takes us on her journey.

The Minnesota Senate District and County Conventions are approaching in March and April.

KFAI’s News Director Lauretta Dawolo and producer Todd Melby captured several African American voices last weekend who in many cases have made a choice to support their number two candidate – democrat

Last weekend, both Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton made visits to the Twin Cities. Among the handshakes and stump seeches were pleas to win over new voters, among them Latinos.

On the hills of the State of the Union, Metropolitan Council Chairman Peter Bell have the State of the region address this week.

He may not be as well known – or as well funded – as other Republican presidential candidates. And chances that he will become the official candidate of the Republican party are slim.

On Saturday, February 2nd, Barack Obama hosted a rally at a sold-out Target Center in preparation for the upcoming Democratic caucus. KFAI’s Stephen Manuszak attended the rally and spoke with attendees before the rally began.

In a full hour of ‘caucus coverage’ on the night of SuperTuesday beginning at 6pm, we feature local political analysts, bloggers, and journalists from around the Twin Cities area in a pre-caucus round

Six months ago, the 35W bridge collapsed. With debates about fault, grief and haste, it might be easy to lose track of the human toll.