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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Setting a potential example for political hopefuls nationwide, 35 candidates for the Massachusetts state legislature have pledged to refuse campaign contributions from executives, lobbyists, and others employed by 10 major fossil fuel and utility companies through the duration of the 2016 election cycle. The Clean Money for Climate Pledge,...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Around the world, resistance is growing to hydraulic fracturing, or fracking,...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
President Barack Obama's creation on Friday of the world's largest marine...

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As his family and community prepare to bury Terence Crutcher on Saturday, the students of a Tulsa middle school - including his daughter and almost 10 of his relatives - struggle to process his death. Painfully aware "we are shaping their world view with blood and bullets," a popular teacher just led three group discussions to allow kids to grieve, weep, speak their fears - "Do I matter?" - and their plaintive hopes: "I wish white people could give us a chance."