Topic: protest

Med student talks undocumented experience

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Med student talks undocumented experience

October 18, 2017 0 comments

Krissia Perla ’15 MD’21, a first-year student at the Alpert Medical School, spoke about her experiences as an undocumented student.

Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

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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.

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.

Marching, Pokanoket demand U. return land

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Marching, Pokanoket demand U. return land

September 5, 2017 0 comments

Members and supporters of the Pokanoket Nation marched Tuesday demanding the reclamation of University-owned property in Bristol

Similar to other marches nationwide, over 1,500 Rhode Islanders gathered at the State House Saturday to advocate for scientific research and funding.

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Advocates march for science in Rhode Island

April 23, 2017 0 comments

Not even the rain could keep a crowd of over 1,500 “nerds” away from Saturday’s March for Science Rhode Island at the State House, noted J. Timmons Roberts.

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.

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Johnson ’19: Empathy for Middlebury

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Headlines about the visit of controversial libertarian Charles Murray to Middlebury College March 2 were sensational and full of click-bait.

Paul Ryan’s RI visit on youth education programs elicits protests

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Paul Ryan’s RI visit on youth education programs elicits protests

March 2, 2017 0 comments

“Stop your lying, lyin’ Ryan!” chanted protesters as they greeted the Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, R-Wis, during his visit to the Ocean State.

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Vilsan ’19: West doesn’t know best

February 28, 2017 0 comments

We’ve all heard the soapbox speech before: The precarious governments of Eastern Europe have a lot to learn about organized democracy from Western states.

U. student groups circulate petition against DAPL

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U. student groups circulate petition against DAPL

February 22, 2017 0 comments

Brown student groups began to circulate a petition Wednesday to raise media awareness around the No Dakota Access Pipeline movement.