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The Administration of Mayor Rahm Emanuel Keeps Monitoring Protesters

ProPublica - 12 Jun 2018
Even a cursory look at Jacobs showed he wasn't an anti-Trump protester. On Facebook he had “liked” pages such as the Tea Party Patriots, “Ban liberals not guns,” “Not voting for Monica Lewinsky's ex boyfriend's wife,” and Occupy Democrats. His post ...
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Trump Admits the NFL Protests Actually Worked

The Root - 08 Jun 2018
Protests are supposed to be visible and disturbing. Colin Kaepernick and the other players didn't hate the troops or the flag any more than Rosa Parks disliked bus drivers, or the men involved in the Boston Tea Party despised hot drinks. To suggest ...
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If You're a Protester in Chicago, Big Brother Is Watching You

Truthdig - 13 Jun 2018
20, 2017—police and top aides to Mayor Rahm Emanuel closely tracked the movements of protesters, from when they boarded trains and buses in their neighborhoods and continuing through hours of rallies and marches in the Loop. It was another example of ...
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Trump and the NFL don't understand that protest is patriotic

WHYY - 24 May 2018
Protest is as American as apple pie and is an integral part of who we are, from the Boston Tea Party in 1773 to the Tea Party that emerged in 2009.” So says Sarah Quinlan, a blogger at the conservative website RedState. Granted, that's the minority view.
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The Women's March Could Change Politics Like the Tea Party Did

University of Denver - 02 Feb 2018
Several years ago, several Harvard professors published a paper on the effects of Tea Party protests on electoral and political outcomes in the 2010 midterm elections. They found that higher levels of participation translated into increased Republican ...
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Leaving India and the best shave in the world

BBC News - 15 Jun 2018
I've dodged the police during the political upheavals in the Maldives, hiked up a frozen Himalayan river to discover how solar power can transform even the most remote villages, sipped opium tea with a peasant farmer as India's Congress party leader ...
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How protests can affect elections

The Economist - 26 Jan 2018
Research suggests that protest movements can have a significant impact on elections. Stan Veuger of the American Enterprise Institute and colleagues made a striking discovery when they studied the effect of rallies held by the Tea Party movement on ...
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Why the 'classical liberal' is making a comeback - 16 Jun 2018
Protests like the above have become common as of late from certain quadrants of the self-proclaimed, free-thinking “Intellectual Dark Web,” a loose confederacy of free-speech absolutists that includes figures like the atheist writer Sam Harris and ...
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This Isn't What the Tea Party Fought For

New York Times - 17 Feb 2018
We stumbled on a group of people calling themselves “Tea Partyers” and protesting government bailouts of corporations and banks. I joined right in. I, too, felt those bailouts were an abuse of power that ultimately rewarded reckless business leaders.
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Trump, nativism and the Tea Party legacy

UConn Daily Campus - 13 Apr 2018
This anti-Obama sentiment led to the first Tea Party protests, and it showed; thinly veiled racism was their bread and butter. Birtherism and voter ID laws designed to disenfranchise minorities were rallying points within the movement. Nativism was ...
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Party protests partisan school races

Carolinacoastonline - 15 Apr 2018
Tea Party member and County Commissioner Bob Cavanaugh of Broad Creek, who represents District 3, presented the resolution to the commissioners – all of whom are Republican – in February 2017, asking for the change from nonpartisan to partisan.

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