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Riot Relief: Exclusive Interview with ‘Pink Shirt Pizza Guy’ | Minneapolis Artist/Activist EJ Easley

Spoken word artist, rapper, dancer, activist, community volunteer, promoter and VP of North Minneapolis performing arts collective Mac House, Elijah “EJ” Easley wears a lot of hats. But today we are across the freeway in ‘Nordeast’, on the patio at punk rock meets old-timer’s neighborhood bar Grumpy’s, and he doesn’t have anything to keep the…

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Yesterday I woke to my coffee and had a premonition: “I don’t want to open the news today.” It was one thing, wasn’t it, when social media was just noodle lunches and puppies, and the day’s news didn’t threaten to devastate. I had a rare, pleasant evening, and didn’t want to break the spell. But…