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Brandeis University Social Justice Week Will Include Advocacy for Sex Work

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 4, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/4/2019 at 2:00pm

Is this what passes for the pursuit of scholarship now? Sex work?

Campus Reform reports:

‘Social justice fest’ promotes sex work advocacy, boycotting Wendy’s

Brandeis University will host a week-long series of social justice events, including ones led by “advocates for sex workers” and ones informing students how they can support a boycott...

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Progressive Hampshire College Reduces Fall 2019 Incoming Freshman Class, Continued Viability in Doubt

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 10:00am 2/3/2019 at 10:00am
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It was recently revealed that the extremely progressive Hampshire College of Massachusetts is seeking a partner with which to merge. This raised questions about the school’s future, which were confirmed by the school’s debate over admitting a freshman class for next fall.

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Lawyers for Boston Marathon Bomber Argue He Shouldn’t Have Been Tried in Boston

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 28, 2018 at 3:00pm 12/28/2018 at 3:00pm

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are appealing and trying to reverse his death sentence. They claim that he shouldn’t have been tried in Boston because the crime was too traumatic for everyone in the city to be objective.

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Unions Pocket Majority of Paycheck Money From UPS Seasonal Employees

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 23, 2018 at 3:30pm 12/23/2018 at 3:30pm
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CBS Boston reported that many seasonal UPS workers experienced shock when they received their paycheck because unions took the majority of the money:

Sheila O’Malley of Charlestown couldn’t believe it when she opened her paycheck from her seasonal job at UPS. “I was shocked,” she told the I-Team. She worked 41 hours...

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Women’s College in MA Rejects Female Symbol for Being ‘Offensive’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 8:00am 12/19/2018 at 8:00am

The problem here is that some students and alums don’t identify as women.

The Daily Wire reports:

‘Gender-Diverse Women’s College’ Won’t Use Female Gender Symbol Because It’s ‘Offensive’

A Massachusetts all-women’s college found out the hard way that any attempt to include anything relating to gender or sex will be met with scorn in...

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Harvard Study Confirms the Gender Wage Gap is Just a Myth

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 11:00am 12/11/2018 at 11:00am

Not that it matters to the left, but a study from Harvard University titled Why Do Women Earn Less Than Men? proves the gender wage gap is indeed a myth because of the obvious reasons: work choices between men and women.

Why do men make more than women? Their choice of jobs and...

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Anti-Semitic “Deadly Exchange” campaign can be defeated when local pro-Israel groups respond quickly

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 6:30pm 12/9/2018 at 6:30pm

Anti-Israel activists thrive in darkness. On campuses and municipalities, they spend months and sometimes years planning attacks on Israel that are often unveiled only at the last second, leaving Israel advocates scrambling.

That is unfolding with a vile antisemitic campaign called “Deadly Exchange,” which seeks to blame Israel and American Jewish groups...

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Deval Who? Not Running for President

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 11:00am 12/5/2018 at 11:00am
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Now that midterms have ended our eyes have strayed to the 2020 presidential election. The Democrats have shown eagerness to do all they can to unseat President Donald Trump.

That eagerness means anyone with a D after their name will say anything to get their name out and most of us respond,...

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MA Landlord Trying to Evict Harvard Grad Student Over Legally Owned Guns

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 9:30am 12/1/2018 at 9:30am

This is unreal. Her roommates searched her room when they noticed she owned a MAGA hat.

The Washington Free Beacon reports:

Landlord Tells Harvard Student to Move Out Over Legally Owned Guns

A Massachusetts landlord told a Harvard University graduate student that he wanted her to move out of her apartment because her legally...

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Video: Elizabeth Warren’s *Shocked Face* When Told During Debate About Ethics Complaint Against Her

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 9:00am 11/1/2018 at 9:00am
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Elizabeth Warren and Republican challenger Geoff Diehl had another debate on Tuesday night which included an entertaining moment. Diehl pointed out that Warren’s campaign recently received an ethics complaint, which came as news to Warren.

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CAT FIGHT: McCaskill takes jab at Elizabeth Warren

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 1:11pm 10/30/2018 at 1:11pm

Hoo boy. In the fight of her electoral life, Democrat Sen. Claire McCaskill continues pretending she’s not really a Democrat, Democrat.
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Geoff Diehl to Warren in Debate: “You are running for president. Everybody knows.”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 10:00am 10/20/2018 at 10:00am
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Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger Geoff Diehl met for their first debate on Friday night. Warren’s DNA test came up right away, as she tried to spin it into an example of transparency.

She also did her best to tie Diehl to Trump, but the most notable jab came from...

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Liz Warren for President? Massachusetts says Meh

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 21, 2018 at 7:00pm 9/21/2018 at 7:00pm
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Despite her claims to the contrary, Elizabeth Warren certainly seems to be laying the groundwork for a presidential run.

But, if her constituents are a bellwether, Warren’s time on the national stage could be short-lived.

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Far-Left Progressive Ayanna Pressley Upsets 10-Term Massachusetts Dem in Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 3:00pm 9/5/2018 at 3:00pm
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Boston city councilor Ayanna Pressley defeated 10-term Democratic Rep. Michael Capuano in the primary for the 7th District on Tuesday night.

Pressley, backed by Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, will run unopposed in November and will make her the first African-American woman elected to Congress from Massachusetts.

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MA Mayor Boycotting Sam Adams Beer Because CEO Thanked Trump for Tax Cuts

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 7:00am 8/15/2018 at 7:00am
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Joseph Curtatone is the Mayor of Somerville, Massachusetts, a densely settled community outside Boston which is home to Tufts University. It’s a vibrant city with lots of great culture and nightlife.

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MA Man Arrested for Offering $500 to “anyone who kills an ICE agent”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:00am 8/10/2018 at 9:00am

A 33 year old Cambridge, Massachusetts man named Brandon Ziobrowski was arrested this week for a tweet he recently published in which he offered $500 to “anyone” willing to kill an ICE agent. According to reports, he has also used Twitter to call for violence against police officers, and to threaten...

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Road rage arrest over Trump bumper sticker

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 3, 2018 at 7:30am 8/3/2018 at 7:30am
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Trump Derangement Syndrome strikes again. A Massachusetts woman has been arrested for allegedly using her car to ram another driver’s vehicle because it has a Trump bumper sticker on the back of it. The victim wisely took video of the incident.

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