Everyone in Minnesota has Human Rights
Minnesota's Human Rights History
Explore Minnesota's human rights history and learn about some of the people and events that helped shape civil rights laws in our state. Study the history topics carefully and then test your knowledge by taking the Hisory Quiz.
What is the Minnesota Human Rights Act?
The Minnesota Human Rights Act is the state's civil rights law which protects everyone in Minnesota from illegal discrimination. Not all human rights are covered under the Act, but our state has one of the most progressive human rights laws in the nation.