Protests and President Trump

Analysis

Two days in D.C. illuminate America’s divide

LANGLEY, VA - JANUARY 21: US President Donald Trump speaks at the CIA headquarters on January 21, 2017 in Langley, Virginia . Trump spoke with about 300 people in his first official visit with a government agaency. (Photo by Olivier Doulier - Pool/Getty Images)

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Friday and Saturday put on display the wounds that were broken open by the election.

Shirley Leung

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/shirley-6372.jpg Five memorable moments from the Boston Women’s March

It was a march to remember from political activist Barbara Lee to all the men pretty in pink.

Thousands of people filled Boston Common for the Boston Women's March for America on Saturday.

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Yvonne Abraham

In marches, a chance to see hope and a way forward

Millions of people participated in demonstrations, from Boston to locations throughout the world, that were at once a protest and an affirmation.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/21/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tlumacki_womensmarchBoston_metro027-001.jpg In Boston, protesters make their voices heard

As protesters took over D.C. Saturday, an estimated 175,000 people showed up on the Common in solidarity.

Joan Vennochi

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/22/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi-1924.jpg Trump (inadvertently) succeeds where Clinton failed

The new president has triggered a massive women’s movement.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/22/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/AFP_KG4JN.jpg On ‘SNL,’ a shirtless Putin seeks to reassure worried Americans

The show’s cold open took aim at President Trump’s debunked claims regarding the size of the crowd at the inauguration.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/01/20/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Walker_012017_22winchendon_7065x.jpg Forgotten and forlorn, a Mass. town finds hope in Donald Trump

Winchendon hadn’t voted for a Republican presidential candidate since 1988, but in Trump residents have vested their hopes for revival.

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LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

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We break down, body part by body part, what science suggests the average 39-year-old human encounters, and how Brady might be defying those expectations.

Man is arrested for allegedly pulling fire alarm at Steelers hotel

The Pittsburgh Steelers stayed at the hotel last night in East Boston and some of the players were awoken by the alarm.

Pittsburgh, PA - 10-23-16 - Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) holds off New England Patriots cornerback Eric Rowe (25) and New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler (21) on a long catch and run during the second quarter. Heinz Field - New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers - 2nd quarter action. (Barry Chin/Globe staff)

Chad Finn | Unconventional Preview

Patriots-Steelers is perfect matchup in AFC Championship

The best and most dynamic teams will face each other at Gillette Stadium with a trip to the Super Bowl on the line.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/19/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/lynch_03kanes(2)04_business[1].jpg A doughnut-related wager, in advance of the AFC Championship

Local shop Kanes Donuts has made a bet with Mac’s Donut Shop in Aliquippa, Pa., near Pittsburgh, regarding the outcome of Sunday’s Steelers-Pats game.

This is the entrance to TD Garden where a homeless man was allegedly assaulted by a security guard last month, according to authorities.

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Kevin Cullen

Recognizing the humanity of the homeless

“Being homeless is like being invisible,” Kourtney McLean said. “People bump into me, and it’s as if I’m not there.”

CLIMATE CHANGE: In this Thursday, May 12, 2016 photo, coal miner Scott Tiller walks through the morning fog before going underground in a mine less than 40-inches high in Welch, W.Va. For over a century, life in Central Appalachia has been largely defined by the ups and downs of the coal industry. There is a growing sense in these mountains that for a variety of reasons, economic, environmental, political, coal mining will not rebound this time. Coal's slump is largely the result of cheap natural gas, which now rivals coal as a fuel for generating electricity. Older coal-fired plants are being idled to meet clean-air standards. According to the Labor Department, there were 56,700 jobs in coal mining in March, down from 84,600 in March 2009, shortly after President Barack Obama entered office. There are stark differences between the two parties on energy and environment issues that underscore the sky-high stakes for both sides of the debate in the 2016 presidential race. Many environmental groups and Democrats fear a potential rollback of the Obama administration’s policies on climate change and renewable energy under a Republican president. Republicans all support coal production and enthusiastically back nuclear energy. They along with business groups are eager to boost oil and gas production following years of frustration with Obama. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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The women marching in Washington are too powerful, determined, and organized to ever, ever go back.

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