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Noam Chomsky stresses the importance of prudent climate change and environmental policies at MIT. / Photo by Derek Schuster

Activist, writer Noam Chomsky warns of climate change under Trump

By Maggie Dolan, news staff Nov. 8, 2016, marked two key events in international climate policy. The 22nd United Nations Climate Change Conference began in Morocco to discuss worldwide climate change response, and the United States elected Donald J. Trump as its 45th president. Noam Chomsky, political activist, linguist, writer […]

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NU rallies against cancer at Relay for Life

NU rallies against cancer at Relay for Life

By Jenna Ciccotelli and Maggie Dolan, news staff As a child, Carly Zogg loved to wrestle with her mother, until her father warned her she had to be more gentle – her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, a concept that was intangible to her at 5 years old. “It’s […]

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Panel honoring civil rights leader discusses school choice

Panel honoring civil rights leader discusses school choice

All panelists agreed that school choice needs to be focused back on the parents and students, who want nothing more than a good education.

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College Democrats win health care debate

College Democrats win health care debate

The Northeastern University College Democrats (NUCD) beat their Republican counterparts in an hour-long debate health care debate Thursday night in 300 Richards Hall.

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade faces controversy after initial ban of LGBTQA+ veterans organization

St. Patrick’s Day Parade faces controversy after initial ban of LGBTQA+ veterans organization

After several days of backlash, parade organizers voted unanimously to reverse their decision and allow OUTVETS to march in the parade.

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Candidate for library provost position champions interdisciplinary work

Candidate for library provost position champions interdisciplinary work

Dr. Charles Watkinson, a candidate for an open provost position within Northeastern University, gave a talk at Snell Library on Tuesday.

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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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Activists talk US housing policy at Jamaica Plain church

Activists talk US housing policy at Jamaica Plain church

Activists talked about HUD Secretary nominee Ben Carson, civic engagement and grassroots political activism throughout President Donald Trump’s administration.

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Baker discusses economy, schools in State of the Commonwealth address

Baker discusses economy, schools in State of the Commonwealth address

Gov. Baker delivered his second annual State of the Commonwealth address Tuesday night in the State House.

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Walsh unveils anti-displacement legislative package

Walsh unveils anti-displacement legislative package

“We’re going to use every tool at our disposal to keep Boston a city of neighborhoods and a city for everyone,” Walsh said.

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