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Return from ZombieLand: Academia, Substance Abuse, and Accountability

June 30, 2015
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Free Marissa Now and Stand With Nan-Hui: A Conversation About Parallel Struggles

June 30, 2015
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Alisa Bierria, a member of the Free Marissa Now Mobilization Campaign and a member of INCITE! and Hyejin Shim, an organizer with the Stand with Nan-Hui Campaign and a member of Korean American Coalition to End Domestic Abuse (KACEDA) came together with Mimi Kim and Emi Kane of INCITE! to reflect on the common...
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COLLEGE FEMINISMS: Forum Submissions on Campus Violence, Resistance, and Strategies for Survival DUE 6/1/15

June 1, 2015
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Did you find all your terrorists America?

April 21, 2015
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ELEMENTARY FEMINISMS: The Day I Understood My Privilege

February 16, 2015
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Moving Images: On Queerness and Eritrean Identity

February 9, 2015
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The Telling of Stories

November 25, 2014
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Towards Freedom from Violence: Queer and Trans People of Color Activism in the U.S.

November 14, 2014
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TFW at the Upcoming National Women’s Studies Association Annual Conference

November 11, 2014
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She’s In: Anti-Racist, Anti-Imperial Feminists Against War

August 21, 2014
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Mt. McKinley to Denali: How A Mountain's Renaming Got Tied Up in Politics
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If a president is going to risk angering Ohio, it probably makes sense to hold off until after Election Day. That may be one reason President Obama waited until now to rename America's tallest mountain. Mount McKinley — the name given a century ago in ...
Obama to rename tallest US peak in historic Alaska visitCNN
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The Latest on the Houston deputy: Deputy 'down to earth'
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HOUSTON — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local): 12:20 p.m.. A Houston police officer who grew up with the deputy who was ambushed and killed at a gas station over the ...
Houston-area deputy shooting suspect appears in courtReuters
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KATRINA 2005-15: Faithfulness, courage prevailed
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How everyone is getting it wrong on New Orleans school reformWashington Post
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Hurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnants
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CHARLESTON, S.C. Hurricane Fred strengthened early Monday in the eastern Atlantic as it approached the Cape Verde Islands, while the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika brought flooding to parts of South Carolina, according to U.S. forecasters. The center ...
Hurricane Fred is a fountain of 'firsts' in the Atlantic OceanWashington Post (blog)
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2 climbers die in fall in Wyoming's Wind River Range
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A climbing accident has killed two men in Wyoming's Wind River Range, marking the second double climbing fatality in the state in a week. Fremont County Undersheriff Ryan D. Lee says another nearby climber saw the two men fall ...
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A woman accused of drowning her 2-year-old twin sons told police she did it because nobody loved them or her, according to a court document released Monday. Mireya Alejandra Lopez, 22, was arrested Sunday at a home in the Phoenix suburb of Avondale ...
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F. Glenn Miller Jr. requests break before his closing arguments
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After a contentious morning revolving around jury instructions, Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe presented his closing statement early Monday afternoon in F. Glenn Miller Jr.'s capital murder case. Prosecutors proved beyond any doubt that ...
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Murder Charge Filed Against Oklahoma Politician's Son - ABC News


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Murder Charge Filed Against Oklahoma Politician's Son
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Prosecutors filed a first-degree murder charge Monday against a man accused of fatally stabbing his father, Oklahoma Labor Commissioner Mark Costello, during an attack at a fast-food restaurant. Police have said Christian Costello, 26, pulled out a ...
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Judge Seals Alabama Governor's Divorce File From Public View - New York Times


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