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Saturday April 25th 2015
The Independent Business News Network was established in July of 2008. The goal of IBNN is to provide a different view of the local, national and global news and events that happen in the Black communities around the world. IBNN's expectations are to provide a level of coverage and investigative reporting not seen on local mainstream media, while covering Politics, Education, Money, Business, and Community events. IBNN is an affiliate of Black Politics in Minneapolis, Radical Black USA and other African American news sources. Comments, concerns and questions can be emailed to

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The Independent Business News Network was established in July of 2008 – providing a level of coverage for the minority-ethnic community not seen in over 30 years. IBNN covers Politics, Education, Money, Business, Community, News and Information.

Our  partners include, “The Minneapolis Story,” authored by Ronald A. Edwards who is also the host of Minneapolis Television Networks “Black Focus,” which airs every Sunday at 5 p.m. on channel 17 (MTN-Minneapolis).

IBNN also has a YouTube channel to provide visual outreach for our stories and information. (Added 5/5/10)

Tune into our radio program every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m.. (CST) – Black Politics in Minneapolis’ On POINT! – The Ron and Don Show (Podcast available on iTunes).

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2 Responses to “About”

  1. bob says:

    Don Samuels is the chair of the Public Safety and regulatory Services committee. This failure is on his shoulders.

  2. April M says:

    I don’t about Minnesota but in Oregon and Washington I don’t know if I’ve ever met a black contractor. There may be some but low profile. Did any submit bids?

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