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Boston Globe
Victims pay, coaches stay in hazing inequityLate in the summer of 2013, a 14-year-old Salvadoran immigrant left his Somervi
Victims pay, coaches stay in hazing inequity
Boston Globe / Posted 17 hours ago
Late in the summer of 2013, a 14-year-old Salvadoran immigrant left his Somerville home for a high school sports camp in the Berkshires, his parents trusting he would be kept safe by the coaches he hoped to impress. Two days later, the boy was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cultivating biopharma, bio-ag linksa partner in Atlas Venture’s life-sciences group in Cambridge, wrote in an e-ma
Cultivating biopharma, bio-ag links
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
a partner in Atlas Venture’s life-sciences group in Cambridge, wrote in an e-mail. “Just not our wheelhouse.” But a few local firms, notably Flagship and Boston-based Polaris Partners, have been putting money into companies in bio-agriculture... Read more
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Chichester Observer
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Tarring triumph takes Chichester bowlers closer to title
Chichester Observer / Posted 3 days ago
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The New Zealand Herald
Revealed: The best Super rugby team of all timeMarshall, Scott Robertson, Richie McCaw, Chris Jack, Norm Maxwell, Reuben Thorn
Revealed: The best Super rugby team of all time
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Marshall, Scott Robertson, Richie McCaw, Chris Jack, Norm Maxwell, Reuben Thorne (c), Greg Feek, Mark Hammett and Greg Somerville. The reserves were: Dave Hewett, Corey Flynn, Sam Broomhall, Johnny Leo'o, Ben Hurst, Daryl Gibson and Ben... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Pictures and video: Rapturous applause at festival to honour Pilton’s late greatsand video: Rapturous applause at festival to honour Pilton’s late greats Pilto
Pictures and video: Rapturous applause at festival to honour Pilton’s late greats
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
and video: Rapturous applause at festival to honour Pilton’s late greats Pilton Green Man Festival. Picture: Ewan Somerville Cheers for festival trio mark the start of ‘amazing’ Green Man day Pilton Green Man Festival. Picture: Ewan... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy mayor looking at feasibility of residential tax shiftby Council President Kirsten Hughes asking Koch to evaluate the impact of adopt
Quincy mayor looking at feasibility of residential tax shift
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
by Council President Kirsten Hughes asking Koch to evaluate the impact of adopting a residential exemption in Quincy. The local option, established by state law, allows a municipality to reduce the taxable valuation of a property if it’s the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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13 WMAZ Macon
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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USA Today
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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KTHV Little Rock
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KING5 Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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First Coast News
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
First Coast News / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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WCSH 6 Portland
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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WCNC Charlotte
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
21 related stories
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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11 News Houston
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
11 News Houston / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Educators see gold in Pokémon GoEach night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked
Educators see gold in Pokémon Go
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 days ago
Each night this week, Kellian Adams-Pletcher and her husband Brian have looked out from their Somerville, Mass., home and seen the same thing: dozens of people, all sitting in the tiny park across the street, mobile phones in hand. The crowds are,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Former Springfield journalist recalls screams, sobs, shouts of terror in Niceout across the promenade, guns drawn. It wasn’t until they returned to their a
Former Springfield journalist recalls screams, sobs, shouts of terror in Nice
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
out across the promenade, guns drawn. It wasn’t until they returned to their apartment again that they found out from local television what had happened, that a man had driven a truck down the crowded promenade, barreling into pedestrians and... Read more
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Boston Globe
It’s a cafe. It’s a brewery. But mainly it’s a neighborhood hangout.the kettle? Maybe having some tasty, affordable food to go with it? Sure, Wint
It’s a cafe. It’s a brewery. But mainly it’s a neighborhood hangout.
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
the kettle? Maybe having some tasty, affordable food to go with it? Sure, Winter Hill Brewing, which opened April 1, is first and foremost a brewery. In fact, it’s the only place you’ll find the outfit’s beers — like the bracing kolsch, a spicy... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Around the WSOP: High Roller for One Drop dramatics upstage first two days of Main Event11 July 2016 LAS VEGAS -- The energy was back at the World Series of Poker Mai
Around the WSOP: High Roller for One Drop dramatics upstage first two days of Main Event
Rolling Good Times / Posted 13 days ago
11 July 2016 LAS VEGAS -- The energy was back at the World Series of Poker Main Event on Sunday, but just like the day before, it was the big names and mad-cap... Read more
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Boston Globe
Union Square restaurant Juliet is a jewel box filled with surprisesThey had me at the bread. The first thing set down at dinner are thin slices of
Union Square restaurant Juliet is a jewel box filled with surprises
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
They had me at the bread. The first thing set down at dinner are thin slices of a long cold-rise sourdough wheat-and-quinoa loaf that are warm, wheaty, and chewy, served with a smear of creamy whipped vegetable butter, which is sweet, and lobster-roe... Read more
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Daily Record
Travel: Somerville's Cruise Nights have global appealSomerville has been holding Friday night Cruise Nights for 27 years, a gatherin
Travel: Somerville's Cruise Nights have global appeal
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
Somerville has been holding Friday night Cruise Nights for 27 years, a gathering of over 150 classic cars and 2,000 visitors. For locals, downtown Somerville is a destination for many occasions — a night out for a nice meal, an afternoon of shopping... Read more
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Boston Globe
These 20-something sisters aim to change your view of foodLane Turner/Globe Staff Katrina (left) and Lucia Jazayeri at Juliet, the resta
These 20-something sisters aim to change your view of food
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
Lane Turner/Globe Staff Katrina (left) and Lucia Jazayeri at Juliet, the restaurant Katrina co-owns in Somerville. Lucia and Katrina Jazayeri never set out to forge careers in food. Lucia, 29, studied communications; Katrina, 27, social justice.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Glorious start, soggy finish to Fourth of July in Bel Airto the incumbent organizers until a few weeks before the event. The change was
Glorious start, soggy finish to Fourth of July in Bel Air
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
to the incumbent organizers until a few weeks before the event. The change was seamless. "I think it was great," Becca Somerville, of Bel Air, said. "It was a really big turnout, the pancakes are always good." Somerville, a 2009 Bel Air High... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: the best of what’s on this weekend, Field Music and Minor Victories, along with Lisa O’Neill, Overhead, The Albat
Going out: the best of what’s on this weekend
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
, Field Music and Minor Victories, along with Lisa O’Neill, Overhead, The Albatross, Sea Pinks, Colm Mac Con Iomaire, Somerville and Steve Davis (there are rumours of a pool tournament involving DJ Thundermuscle – there’s no shame in losing to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Composting plans create quite a messWhen the lunch rush ends at Clover, the local vegetarian food truck and restaur
Composting plans create quite a mess
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
When the lunch rush ends at Clover, the local vegetarian food truck and restaurant chain, its customers only have one place to toss the scraps of their chickpea fritters: the compost bin. That’s by design, as the restaurant’s founder, Ayr Muir, has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corrupt Culture or the Result of a Particular History?less powerful. This situation was reinforced by the very diverse and fragmented
Corrupt Culture or the Result of a Particular History?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
less powerful. This situation was reinforced by the very diverse and fragmented nature of Nigeria and the importance of local power bases for politicians. The oil industry and sudden influx of substantial royalties also created opportunities... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Canal work completed in the Holland Marshto celebrate. But construction was only part of the story. For decades, then-d
Canal work completed in the Holland Marsh
Barrie Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
to celebrate. But construction was only part of the story. For decades, then-drainage superintendent Art Janse pressed local municipalities to undertake improvements to the dyke and polder system first created by Prof. William H. Day and his... Read more
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Boston Globe
How to make the most of your little city backyardon a low-maintenance party patio, get your hands dirty working the earth, or re
How to make the most of your little city backyard
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
on a low-maintenance party patio, get your hands dirty working the earth, or replicate the suburban American dream. The first step in revitalizing any backyard is figuring out what you want from the space, said Judith Lipson-Rubin, landscape... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston’s coolest neighborhoods, rankedreal estate brokerage with a list just for you. Really. Real estate giant Cus
Boston’s coolest neighborhoods, ranked
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
real estate brokerage with a list just for you. Really. Real estate giant Cushman & Wakefield this week released its first-ever “Cool Streets” report, an attempt to scour every city in North America and find the places where the hip kids are... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
TOP 10: Things to do this weekendcan finish off the night in style at the Lismore City Bowls club for Delicious
TOP 10: Things to do this weekend
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
can finish off the night in style at the Lismore City Bowls club for Delicious Soiree’s 6th anniversary. To celebrate, the locals behind Frou Frou Productions have invite Sydney musicians Andy Donaldson and Tony Garcia from Rotarydisco to spin some... Read more
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Daily Record
Raymond Bateman, Somerset County's public servant, has diedservice, according to a family statement. The 88-year-old Bateman was a lifelo
Raymond Bateman, Somerset County's public servant, has died
Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
service, according to a family statement. The 88-year-old Bateman was a lifelong Somerset County resident, and served the local community and the state in many different capacities throughout a storied career. A memorial service will be conducted... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Fall of the House of Wilde by Emer O’Sullivan reviewmuch about our changing sense of what Irishness can be allowed to include. As l
The Fall of the House of Wilde by Emer O’Sullivan review
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
much about our changing sense of what Irishness can be allowed to include. As laws changed and social perceptions altered, first Wilde’s sexuality, then his Irishness and finally the vital importance of his family identity has been... Read more
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Northern Star
TOP 10: Things to do this weekendcan finish off the night in style at the Lismore City Bowls club for Delicious
TOP 10: Things to do this weekend
Northern Star / Posted 29 days ago
can finish off the night in style at the Lismore City Bowls club for Delicious Soiree’s 6th anniversary. To celebrate, the locals behind Frou Frou Productions have invite Sydney musicians Andy Donaldson and Tony Garcia from Rotarydisco to spin some... Read more
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The Herald News
Community Preservation Act preserves the past and futurethe name of preserving their communities, but that trend is putting considerabl
Community Preservation Act preserves the past and future
The Herald News / Posted 30 days ago
the name of preserving their communities, but that trend is putting considerable strain on a state program that matches the locally raised funds. “Right now, we’re seeing such a tremendous interest in the Community Preservation Act,” said Stuart... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Queensland’s best of the bestlittle formal education, Bonner became involved in politics as an Aboriginal ri
Queensland’s best of the best
The Courier Mail / Posted a month ago
little formal education, Bonner became involved in politics as an Aboriginal rights activist in 1960. He became the first Aboriginal person elected in the Commonwealth parliament, as a Senator for Queensland in 1971, serving until he lost... Read more

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