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The Suffolk Journal

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The Suffolk Journal

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Allegations of mass hysterectomies being performed in ICE detention center

Hailey Campbell, Journal Contributor September 22, 2020

A nurse at a Georgia ICE detention center filed a formal complaint on Sept. 14, about “forced hysterectomies” performed in the facility’s medical center, according to ABC7. Dawn Wooten, the whistleblower,...

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Nation mourns “Notorious RBG”

James Bartlett and Hailey Campbell September 22, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died of complications of metastatic pancreas cancer Friday, a loss that was felt by many throughout the country.  Ginsburg, whose health issues had been well...

Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu. Wu announced Tuesday that she will challenge current Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh for his seat in 2021

Wu announces 2021 run for Boston mayoral race

James Bartlett September 15, 2020

Boston City Councilor at-Large Michelle Wu is officially running for mayor in Boston.  On Sept. 7, Boston’s current Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced that Wu had informed him she would challenge him...

A man wears a Trump-themed New England jersey at a Trump rally in Londonderry, N.H., Friday.

Trump criticizes protesters, Democrats at first pandemic-era rally in New England

Katelyn Norwood and James Bartlett September 1, 2020

President Donald Trump visited Londonderry, N.H., Friday for a campaign rally that fueled pro-police and anti-protester sentiment in a packed air hangar less than 24 hours after accepting the Republican...

The Suffolk Journal attends NH Trump rally

The Suffolk Journal attends NH Trump rally

James Bartlett and Katelyn Norwood September 1, 2020

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Police reform begins to take shape in the U.S.

Police reform begins to take shape in the U.S.

James Bartlett June 9, 2020

A bill seeking to reform law enforcement and help prevent police brutality was unveiled in Congress Monday following weeks of protests and the death of George Floyd. The Justice in Policing Act of 2020...

President Donald Trump

Trump totes COVID-19 treatments that aren’t effective, experts say

James Bartlett April 24, 2020

President Donald Trump has floated ideas for possible COVID-19 treatments in recent days, but experts say they could actually be harmful. Trump has claimed for months that warm weather could lead to...

The United States Capitol

Small businesses, hospitals given more aid through new relief package

James Bartlett April 24, 2020

A major $484 billion relief package that was signed by President Donald Trump Friday will provide sought after aid to hospitals and small businesses across the nation.  The bill passed through the...

Former Vice President Joe Biden.

Biden gains top endorsements as race pushes on

Julia Carfagno April 17, 2020

In less than 72 hours, former vice president and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden gained three key endorsements from former President Barack Obama and former presidential candidates Vermont Sen....

Bernie Sanders speaking at the 2019 California Democratic Party State Convention in San Francisco, California

Bernie Sanders drops out of 2020 presidential race

James Bartlett April 8, 2020

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders dropped out of the presidential race Wednesday. The announcement came after the Wisconsin primary, which was controversially held despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic....

Former Vice President Joe Biden

The resurrection of Biden and the slow death of the Sanders campaign

James Bartlett March 31, 2020

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ chance at becoming the Democratic nominee looks grim at best.  Though Sanders is still in the race, it is becoming increasingly clear that Biden is the presumptive nominee...

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