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Greg Barron Listens to audio

Greg Barron is a Peabody award winning reporter who worked in the MPR newsroom in the early 1970s.

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Bao Vang left Thailand for the U.S. at 10. Courtesy of Bao Vang

2015 year marks the 40th anniversary of the Hmong arrival in Minnesota. Take a tour through the MPR archives to look back at the story of Hmong resettlement in the state.

This Week in History

Update on the shooting of Clyde Bellecourt and Wounded Knee

1974
Aug 2, 1974

A Wounded Knee report.  Kevin McKiernan interviews people associated with AIM and Civil Rights, the Pine Ridge occupation, and Wounded Knee trial. He also comments on the shooting of Clyde Bellecourt about a week ago, with an update on his condition.

The Equal Rights Ammendment and Pussycat League

1974
Aug 2, 1974

How the proposed Equal Rights Ammendment will affect women's political power. Also, the Pussycat League backlash.

Dr. Thompson interview: U.S. healthcare and the poor

1974
Aug 2, 1974

Dr. Thompson, author of a paper on the U.S. health care system's effect on the working poor, (especially African Americans), is interviewed.