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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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A Coast Guard petty officer acquitted of state child sex abuse charges in 2013 has been convicted of perjury and stalking after a court martial in Kodiak. Petty Officer 2nd Class John Blackman, previously of Soldotna, was found guilty of violating two ...
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GAHANNA, Ohio - An Ohio man is being charged with criminal trespassing after jumping into a cougar enclosure at an Ohio zoo on Monday, reports CBS Cleveland. Joshua Newell was arrested after filming himself jumping into the enclosure, petting the ...
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In this Jan. 4, 2010 file photo, TSA officer Robert Howard signals an airline passenger forward at a security check-point at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in SeaTac, Wash. Flight attendants, pilots, federal air marshals and even insurance ...
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WHITEFIELD, Maine (AP) — A Maine woman holding an essay contest to give away 47 acres of woodlands has abandoned the effort because she didn't get enough entries. Martha Manchester of Edgecomb has owned the land in Whitefield since 1994.

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Officials Release Hours of New Sandra Bland Jail Footage
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Officials in Texas released hours of new video footage of Sandra Bland in jail Tuesday in what they described as an attempt to quell conspiracy theories about her death. Speculation about her death has led to attacks and threats directed at government ...
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Agents, Medicare fraud
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