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It’s not enough to invite impacted communities to the table, community research requires building a new table. The researchers behind the Minnesota Missing and Murdered African-American Women Task Force provide a model.

Picture of protest sign that reads: The most disrespected person in America is the black woman. THe most unprotected person in America is the black woman. The most neglected person in America is the black woman. Malcom X

Missing and murdered Black women and girls is a national crisis. Minnesota may soon establish the first office dedicated to fighting violence against Black women and girls.