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  • Colleges rethinking minority orientation (Anti-White Racism Alive and Well in Massachusetts)

    09/08/2003 6:26:54 AM PDT · by Lance Romance · 29 replies · 295+ views
    Boston Globe ^ | 9-8-03 | Marcella Bombardieri
    <p>SOUTH HADLEY -- When Naeema Hernandez arrived for her first year at Mount Holyoke College, she was welcomed by a campus that, for two days, had no white American students at all.</p> <p>"You're scared when you first come in, and you have questions like, `Is there a lot of racism here?' " said Hernandez, now a sophomore, who is from New York and identifies herself as African-American.</p>
  • Massachusetts Women Find Unexpected Home at Firing Range

    05/19/2002 12:46:42 PM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 11 replies · 219+ views
    AP ^ | 4/16/02 | Justin Pope
    Massachusetts Women Find Unexpected Home at Firing RangeExperts Say Women Showing Increasing Interest in Gun-Related Groups, Magazines By JUSTIN POPE .c The Associated Press SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (May 16) - All week, college student Sabrina Clark looks forward to blowing off some steam in an unexpected place. Other Mount Holyoke College undergraduates might find relief from their studies in a bar or a gym. Clark finds it at the local firing range. ``It's definitely like a meditation,'' Clark, 20, said between rounds from a 9 mm handgun. ``I do long-distance running and I hate it. This is much more stress-relieving.''...