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Topic: policy

Activists condemn policy to disregard gender identity in bathroom use

Metro, News

Activists condemn policy to disregard gender identity in bathroom use

February 23, 2018 Comments are Disabled

On Feb. 12, the U.S. Department of Education confirmed that it would no longer investigate claims of discrimination regarding students’ inability to use bathrooms that correspond to their gender identities, BuzzFeed first reported.

Jorge Elorza, first elected mayor in Nov. 2014, is seeking re-election in 2018. He continues to support leasing the city water supply to fund pensions.

Metro, News

Elorza reiterates call to lease Providence Water Supply Board

February 4, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Mayor Jorge Elorza is continuing to press for the leasing of the Providence Water Supply Board to fund the city’s $1 billion long-term pension liabilities.

Former President of Brazil discusses challenges of democracy, impeachment

News, University News

Former President of Brazil discusses challenges of democracy, impeachment

April 11, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Dilma Rousseff spoke on the successes and challenges of her presidency as well as Brazil’s current political climate.