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Hundreds run in underwear for Children’s Tumor Foundation

Hundreds run in underwear for Children’s Tumor Foundation

Attendees included professionals within the medical field, people diagnosed with NF and individuals passionate about curing NF.

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Boston anti-mass incarceration group calls for changes to 13th amendment

Boston anti-mass incarceration group calls for changes to 13th amendment

Anti-mass incarceration activists called for a change to the 13th Amendment, which prohibits slavery except as a punishment for a crime.

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Activists in Copley protest science denial by politicians

Activists in Copley protest science denial by politicians

Hundreds of activists protested President Donald J. Trump and Congress for rejecting science on issues such as climate change at Copley Square last Sunday.

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Chinatown celebrates the Year of the Rooster

Chinatown celebrates the Year of the Rooster

The parade featured traditional lion dances, dragon dances, firecrackers, drums and food.

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Protesters support refugees at Holocaust Memorial

Protesters support refugees at Holocaust Memorial

Protesters’ signs bore phrases including, “My people were refugees too,” “No place for hate” and “We’re all immigrants.”

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Abortion activists clash outside Planned Parenthood

Abortion activists clash outside Planned Parenthood

Dozens of pro-abortion and anti-abortion protesters gathered outside Planned Parenthood on Commonwealth Avenue.

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Hundreds form “human wall of compassion” around Roxbury mosque

Hundreds form “human wall of compassion” around Roxbury mosque

The human wall was a silent protest; the organizers asked protesters to only bring signs reading, “We’ve Got Your Back.”

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Councilor Jackson proposes program to assist immigrants

Councilor Jackson proposes program to assist immigrants

The program would provide financial assistance for the legal defense of immigrants.

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City Council submits resolution to make BPS sanctuary schools

City Council submits resolution to make BPS sanctuary schools

“In the City of Boston, we will keep our young people, our future and our scholars safe in our schools,” Jackson said.

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Roxbury residents voice concerns about Tremont Crossing complex

Roxbury residents voice concerns about Tremont Crossing complex

Tremont Crossing is a proposed multimillion-dollar development project in Roxbury that would include residential, retail, art and office space.

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