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July 24
GOP gubernatorial candidate Scott Jensen, left, took the stage with running mate Matt Birk at the Republican state convention in Rochester in May.

Readers Write: Matt Birk, climate change, Jan. 6 hearings, kindness

Women are more than our organs.
July 23
Former Minnesota Twins players Tony Oliva and Jim Kaat threw out the first pitch at Target Field during opening day events this year. Kaat and Oliva w

Readers Write: Twins Hall of Famers, Minneapolis police, Minnesota Board of Medical Practice

A Twins franchise legacy
July 22
Readers Write: School closures, Hiawatha Golf Course, policing, Matt Birk

Readers Write: School closures, Hiawatha Golf Course, policing, Matt Birk

We now see the damage wrought.
July 21
Abortion-rights protesters shout slogans after tying green flags to the fence of the White House during a protest to pressure the Biden administration

Readers Write: Abortion, health care, recent police shooting

Beyond the shouted slogans.
July 20
A firefighter tries to extinguish a fire at house west of Athens on July 20. Firefighters in Greece battled to contain new fires around the capital on

Readers Write: Climate change, fuel prices, the future

Wake up: It's here.
July 19
Tekle Sundberg’s name is written in chalk during a vigil for 20-year-old Sundberg on July 14 outside the apartment building where he was killed by M

Readers Write: Police shooting, guns, the president's age

Where are the details?
July 18
Supporters of abortion rights rally at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Sunday.

Readers Write: Abortion

A time to welcome, not disparage.
July 17
Ashley Weaver wears uterus earrings during a vigil on June 24 in Minneapolis in response to the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health decision issued by t

Readers Write: Abortion, police-involved shooting, universities, space

The coming legal morass.
July 15
President Joe Biden is photographed after delivering remarks on the November jobs report in the White House on Dec. 3.

Readers Write: The president's age, policing and safety

Age alone is not disqualifying.
July 14
A week after fireworks were shot at people and buildings in the Mill District on July 4, barricades were up to restrict automobile access to a stretch

Readers Write: Safety in Minneapolis, Hennepin County Attorney, abortion, rent control

Criticism, easy. Fixes, hard.
July 13
This landscape of “mountains” and “valleys” speckled with glittering stars is actually the edge of a nearby, young, star-forming region called

Readers Write: James Webb Space Telescope, essay on "unenlightened white males," millennials' finances

We can still do big things.
July 12
The Mayo Clinic’s Gonda Building in Rochester in 2014.

Readers Write: Gun violence, Minneapolis public safety, prescription drug costs, scooters and bike trails, confessing to damage done, Wimbledon women's champion

Gun violence is a pandemic — here's your proof.
July 11
Minneapolis Third Ward City Council Member Michael Rainville faced criticism and subsequently apologized for comments at a town hall meeting at which

Readers Write: Comments on crime in Minneapolis, essay on 'unenlightened white males'

In support of City Council Member Michael Rainville.
July 10
The Minnesota state flag as displayed in the State Capitol rotunda in March.

Readers Write: Changing the state flag, a veteran's story, the BDS movement, the Supreme Court, faith and confirmation

I second the motion.
July 9
A July 4th celebration on Monday in Takoma Park, Md.

Readers Write: Patriotism, homelessness, food price inflation, lawlessness, wolves

Thoughtfulness required.
July 8
Panhandling in downtown Minneapolis.

Readers Write: Public safety in Minneapolis, gun violence, women and language, Brittney Griner

Help, you say?
July 7
“Today, a number of academics, uber-progressives, transgender activists, civil liberties organizations and medical organizations are working toward

Readers Write: Women and language, Minneapolis mayhem, gun violence, Hennepin Avenue

Well-meaning — and problematic.
July 6
This “bat signal” was on display in Mexico City. Could we borrow it?

Readers Write: Minneapolis mayhem, gun violence, abortion ruling, inflation, America

July 5
A half-mast flag flies in Highland Park, Ill., on Tuesday, following the mass shooting Monday during a July 4th parade there.

Readers Write: Gun violence, various prices

The tyranny of this particular freedom.
July 4
The current design of the Mississippi state flag. It replaces a Confederate-themed flag that state lawmakers retired as part of the national reckoning

Readers Write: State flags, rent, transit, fuel prices, guns, health care

Mississippi redesigned its flag; Minnesota can, too.