Topic: politics

Columns, Opinions

Shemano ’19: The perils of executive overreach

February 2, 2017 0 comments

It’s time to talk about the system and precedent that affords him the power to circumvent Congress and create policy unilaterally.

Sen. Whitehouse addresses controversial vote

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Sen. Whitehouse addresses controversial vote

January 29, 2017 0 comments

U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse D-RI spoke to a crowd of constituents fielding the political concerns of Rhode Island’s largely democratic base.

Brown community members join in Women’s March

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Brown community members join in Women’s March

January 29, 2017 0 comments

Members of the Brown community protested at the Women’s March on Washington and at sister rallies in cities around the world Jan. 21 and 22.

Professor Emeritus of Literary Arts Robert Coover read his story, which cautions against radical change, Wednesday night in the Leung Gallery.

Arts & Culture

Professor reads prescient ’68 election satire

October 27, 2016 0 comments

While ineffectual pundits have trod redundant ground in analyzing this election cycle, Professor Emeritus of Literary Arts Robert Coover stands apart.

Women, Empowered. receives $10,000 grant

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Women, Empowered. receives $10,000 grant

September 30, 2016 0 comments

Lucrezia Sanes ’17 and Shavon Bell ’17 formed Women, Empowered., a multidisciplinary initiative and group focusing on political action and activism.

Solomon Goldstein-Rose ’16 is running to represent the Third Hampshire District in the Massachusetts state legislature.

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Goldstein-Rose ’16 seeks Massachusetts representative seat

April 13, 2016 0 comments

Solomon Goldstein-Rose ’16 is campaigning on a platform of environmental sustainability, clean energy and educational reform.