The Get Down, a new black-owned coffee shop to open in north Minneapolis

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Like many business deals, this one started on a golf course. George Floyd had just been killed in Minneapolis. Houston White and his neighbors were guarding his north Minneapolis barbershop by night as unrest swept through the city. For respite, White met Dogwood Coffee Co. owner Dan Anderson for a game of golf. Over 18 holes, the friends let their guards down and had an honest conversation about inequality and allyship.

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