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Higher Education, Harvard, and others Suing US Dept of Homeland Security, President Trump over immigration executive order

Trustees of Boston College (“Boston College”), Trustees of Boston University (“Boston University”), Brandeis University, President and Fellows of Harvard College (“Harvard University”), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (“MIT”), Northeastern University, Trustees of Tufts College (“Tufts University”), and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (“WPI”) SUE DONALD J. TRUMP, CUSTOMS  AND BORDER PROTECTION,...
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History

Celebrate Presidents’ Day Week at the JFK Library with Family-Friendly Activities and New Centennial Stamp

BOSTON – The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum will offer several family-oriented activities and programs throughout Presidents’ Day week, including its signature Presidents’ Day Family Festival on February 20th featuring presidential storytelling, activities and performances, and a Celebrate! family series presentation of Black History Hall of Fame...
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History

Nation: Patriots Show Strong Honor at Presidents Day Parade

  Special Report via Patriots Strong .com – Trenton, NJ: Patriots parade through the New Jersey Capitol Historic District on Presidents Day 2017. The Hon. R. Mitchell Bush, General President of the Society of the Sons of the Revolution, speaks about honoring the Presidential position and the Presidents, at...
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Acting MA U.S. Attorney Weinreb Highlights Obligations of Cities and Towns Under Religious Anti-Discrimination Law

BOSTON – Acting Attorney William D. Weinreb sent a letter to cities and towns across Massachusetts highlighting the obligations of cities and towns under a federal law that prohibits religious discrimination. The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA) protects against substantial burdens on religious exercise, unequal...
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Awareness

It’s Game Time

Boston, MA: New England Patriot’s Robert Kraft (L) and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh at Boston City Hall. “We are a community, so we want to ask everyone to keep an eye out for one #8221;  —Mayor Martin J. Walsh, February 3, 2017. Game time is finally here! After waiting and...
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Rally in Copley Square was an outpouring of decency. But what’s next?

Boston, MA: Oke Metitin: “My parents were immigrants, so I felt obligated to protest.” Photo (cc) by Dan Kennedy. If you’ve been looking for decency amid the indecent acts of President Trump, Copley Square on Sunday afternoon was an ideal place to find it. Thousands upon thousands of people...
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ICYMI: BPD Officers Record Music to Bond with Local Youth

Boston Police Officers are always open to new ways to bond with the communities they serve. When Mike Boston, a local DJ from Dorchester, reached out to the BPD and proposed the “Black with Blue” campaign, Deputy Superintendent Nora Baston and several officers jumped at the chance to record...
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Great Work Recognized: Officer presents BPD tokens to 7-year-old who knows exactly what to do in emergency

Boston, MA: At about 7:00 AM on Friday, January 27, 2017, officers from District D-4 (South End) responded to a radio call to investigate persons on West Rutland Street. The 911 dispatcher informed the officers that the caller, 7-year-old Henry, had called 911 to report that he and his younger...
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AWARENESS I PREPAREDNESS I RESILIENCY

President Trump Issues EXECUTIVE ORDER: PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST ENTRY INTO THE UNITED STATES

via US Strong – Washington, DC: White House – By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, including the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), 8 1101 et seq., and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and...
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