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Everyone in Minnesota has Human Rights

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Minnesota's Human Rights History

historyExplore 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.

Fun Facts!

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What is the Minnesota Human Rights Act?

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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.

Download No Discrimination poster here.

Poster Contest

Human Rights Day Poster Contest The 2010 poster contest finalists were honored at the Human Rights Day Conference on Dec. 3 2010 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. View the winning artwork here.