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Teacher Cathy Kuhns demonstrated on a corner in Parkland, Fla.

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‘The day they ask me to carry a gun in the classroom is the last day I teach’

President Trump’s call to arm teachers drew swift and fierce opposition from teachers, school officials, and Governor Charlie Baker.

“You should be anxious and you should be frightened,” Wayne LaPierre told attendees of the Conservative Political Action Conference.

NRA chief warns of Democratic ‘saboteurs’

The speech sent a strong signal that the group has no intention of softening its stance on guns in the wake of last week’s shooting.

Tara Sullivan

// Our newest American heroes: The US women’s hockey team

Goals like the one that brought the US women the gold are destined to be remembered. It was that good. That ridiculous. That remarkable.

Boston, MA - 2/22/2018 - Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice will be filing lawsuit on behalf of Salvadoran and Haitian TPS recipients. L to R: Back row, Ivan Espinoza, Exec. Dir. Jennifer Hernandez, Immigrant Right's Organizer Centro Presente, and Oren Nimni. Front row: Juan Carlos Vidal, a plaintiff in the suit from El Salvador and Chris Jean Baptiste, a plaintiff from Haiti, at the offices of Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Metro, Reporter: Karl Capen, Topic: 23tpssuit, LOID: 8.4.1080204839.

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Civil rights group sues US to keep protections for immigrants

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice sued the Trump administration alleging discrimination against immigrants of color for ending TPS for Haiti and El Salvador.


// Digging into my family’s claims of Cherokee ancestry

I thought about my ancestor and supposed Native American roots last week while covering Senator Elizabeth Warren’s speech to the National Congress of American Indians.

// State trooper placed on paid leave after internal affairs investigation

Leigha Genduso was a coconspirator in a massive drug case and just a few years later was serving as a state trooper.