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PICS & DISPATCH: HARVARD MARCHES EN MASSE IN SOLIDARITY WITH #BLACKLIVESMATTER MOVEMENT

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Tonight, activists parked a fist in Harvard Yard, as more than 1,000 protesters marched into the heart of highbrow Cambridge in a show of solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement that has galvanized America since the failure of grand juries in Missouri and New York to indict cops who have killed. Continue reading

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MEDIA FARM: HERE’S WHY WE IGNORED THE #TAKEOUTGATE STORY

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DigBoston covers stories that are worth covering. Sichuan Garden has excellent soup, but it’s not an innovative business and it’s not in Boston. It’s not where many of our readers eat dinner. Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: WHY HARVARD STUDENTS ARE WALKING OUT WITH THEIR HANDS UP TODAY AT NOON

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As students at Harvard Law School, we know that if we remain silent, we are complicit. This is true for all people, but it is especially and tangibly true for law students. Continue reading

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LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: 6 YEARS IN THE MAKING

PETER PAUL PAYACK, LIFE ON THE LEFT BANK: 6 YEARS IN THE MAKING

Let’s all just hope the nearby Cambridge Street tunnel renovation doesn’t take as long. Read more about the new Harvard Art Museums here.

You can shoot me cartoon ideas by email (peterpaulpayack@yahoo.com) or by tweet (@PPPayack). Visit peterpaulpayack.com to see more work!

 

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STRIKING HOTEL WORKERS RALLY IN CAMBRIDGE, HARVARD STUDENTS BACK THEM UP

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“I am furious that Harvard has yet to recognize that workers are the ones that run this university, that housekeepers are the ones who run hotels, and that you are the ones that run the DoubleTree.” Continue reading

Music 

REVIEW AND FOTOBOM: WEEZER AT SINCLAIR

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Waiting in the will-call line for my ticket to the Weezer I overheard a fellow fan’s conundrum: “Mike from the fourth floor offered me $500.” Her friend replied, ” I was offered box seats to the Sox versus Yankees next season.” When Weezer stops through Boston, it’s typically a hot ticket. Continue reading

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THE STUDENT GUIDE: YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE TO STUDENT LIFE IN TOWN

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We have gone to great lengths to bring to you, oh happy student reader, a compendium of cool and wondrous things to celebrate while attending university in Boston. Continue reading

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TRIVIAL PURSUITS: A LITTLE REFERENCE GUIDE OF SCHOOL-BASED INTEL NUGGETS

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SOMETHING EVERYONE WILL TELL YOU: They didn’t get in to NYU.
SOMETHING A FEW PEOPLE WILL TELL YOU: That you should hang out at the BU Pub in the Castle, which you should.
SOMETHING NOBODY WILL TELL YOU: They had a great experience renting an off-campus apartment from Alpha Management. Continue reading