Topic: politics

Metro, News

R.I. Governor to sign bill limiting access to guns for domestic abusers

October 1, 2017 0 comments

Convicted domestic abusers in Rhode Island will be restricted from owning firearms once the Protect Rhode Island Families Act is signed by Governor Gina Raimondo

News, Science & Research

Study analyzes, raises questions on institutional corruption

September 20, 2017 0 comments

Though institutional corruption may seem like something of the past, researchers examined how corruption remains prevalent today in a study.

DNC Chair Tom Perez ’83 P’18 named Watson senior fellow

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DNC Chair Tom Perez ’83 P’18 named Watson senior fellow

September 17, 2017 0 comments

Chair of the Democratic National Committee Tom Perez ’83 P’18 will lead a study group at the University this fall.

Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

Metro, News

Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

September 10, 2017 0 comments

Local activists, elected officials and Brown students protested President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program Friday.

Op-eds, Opinions

Steinman ’19: What we can remember from ‘Never Forget’

September 7, 2017 0 comments

My mom was so worried about violating laws prohibiting Nazi symbols that she taped over the swastikas on the cover of her copy of “In the Garden of Beasts.”

Faculty panel talks white nationalism in U.S.

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Faculty panel talks white nationalism in U.S.

September 6, 2017 0 comments

A faculty panel discussed the existence of white nationalism in the United States in the wake of Charlottesville in front of a packed Salomon 101.

Students protest University investment in Citizens Bank

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Students protest University investment in Citizens Bank

April 19, 2017 0 comments

Members of the Brown and Providence community gathered Wednesday afternoon to protest Citizens Bank’s involvement in funding the Dakota Access Pipeline.

News, Science & Research, University News

Study challenges internet use, political polarization link

April 16, 2017 0 comments

In the months surrounding the election, many were quick to place blame on the internet and social media for increased political polarization.

Columns, Opinions, Web Features

Savello ’18: Remembering values while abroad

April 12, 2017 0 comments

Before I left to study abroad in Granada, Spain, the Office of International Programs stressed the social and cultural differences that exist overseas.

Columns, Opinions

Kumar ’17: In remembrance

April 12, 2017 0 comments

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer shocked the country Tuesday by downplaying Hitler’s use of chemical weapons during the Holocaust