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Connections: Debating Rochester's curfew and how to address recent violence in the city

Last week, Mayor Lovely Warren banned public gatherings of five or more people between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. in the City of Rochester. The move, made in...
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Mon, 07/20/2020 - 10:30am
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Connections: Princeton professor Laurence Ralph on police violence in America

“Torture is an open secret in Chicago. Nobody in power wants to acknowledge this grim reality, but everyone knows it happens—and that the torturers are...
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 11:01am
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Police chief, Mayor appeal to public after crime spike

After a spike in homicides in the last several days, Mayor Lovely Warren and Rochester Police Chief LaRon Singletary on Friday made an appeal to the...
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Fri, 07/12/2019 - 3:20pm
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Connections: Sayak Valencia on "Gore Capitalism"

Sayak Valencia is a transfeminist scholar and activist who is in Rochester this week to talk to local students about the realities of immigration. She...
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Tue, 01/29/2019 - 10:08am
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Connections: Why some women fear exercising in public

The murder of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts has sparked fresh conversations about the dangers women face while running in public. Tibbetts...
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Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:57am
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Connections: Dr. Charles Kimball on the intersection of religion, politics, and violence

Dr. Charles Kimball is an author and the chair of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Oklahoma. He’s in Rochester as a guest of...
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Mon, 07/30/2018 - 10:21am
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