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Four East Haven police officers were arrested for harassing Hispanic residents.

The Usual Suspects: Connecticut’s Fight Against Racial Profiling

Tragedy struck on August 9th in Ferguson, Missouri, when a police officer shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed, eighteen-year-old black male. Within days of the shooting, thousands of enraged citizens took to the streets in protest, triggering a national discussion on contemporary race relations.  From slavery and segregation in America’s past, to cases of

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Four East Haven police officers were arrested for harassing Hispanic residents.

The Usual Suspects: Connecticut’s Fight Against Racial Profiling

Tragedy struck on August 9th in Ferguson, Missouri, when a police officer shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed, eighteen-year-old black male. Within days of the shooting, thousands of enraged citizens took to the streets in protest, triggering a national discussion on contemporary race relations.  From slavery and segregation in America’s past, to cases of

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Aftershock: Echoes of the Israeli-Palestine Conflict

Over the summer, protests erupted next to the Amistad Memorial Statue outside of New Haven’s City Hall. Student protesters rallied with “Free Palestine” and “Stop the Siege” signs. Young teens donned in Keffiyehs waved the Flag of the Arab Revolt, a banner of Pan-Arab colors that has represented the Palestinian people since 1964. These demonstrators

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