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When Democracies Turn Authoritarian: The Role of Strategic Nonviolence” Lecture by Maria J. Stephen, PhD., Senior Policy Fellow, U.S. Institute for Peace and Senior Nonresident Fellow at the Atlantic Council

“When Democracies Turn Authoritarian: The Role of Strategic Nonviolence” Lecture by Maria J. Stephen, PhD., Senior Policy Fellow, U.S. Institute for Peace and Senior Nonresident Fellow at the Atlantic Council. March 2, 2017, lecture/discussion at Smith College Campus...

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Book Review: Strangers in Their Own Land

S4DS Book Reviews Submitted by Susan J. Tracy Arlie R. Hochschild, Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right, (2016), 242pp. Hochschild, a sociologist at the University of California, Berkeley, traveled to Southwest Louisiana to interview...

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Amherst Select Board Supports Sanctuary

Amherst Select Board Supports Sanctuary Initiative On Monday night, March 20, the Amherst Select Board unanimously supported a sanctuary initiative brought by the Amherst Sanctuary Committee in a petition with over 1,000 signatures. The text of the initiative will be...

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Music for Resistance

Music of Resistance This Land Is Your Land – Woodie Guthrie We Shall Overcome – Joan Baez Bread and Roses - Judy Collins Ballad of the Sit-Ins - Sweet Honey in the Rock Mississippi Goddam – Nina Simone The Women Gather - Sweet Honey in the Rock #IcantKeepQuiet Anthem...

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