1968 LA school walkout protesters see link to Parkland teens

Participants in a 1968 Los Angeles high school walkout to protest dropout rates and paddle beatings for speaking Spanish that ended up prompting a wave of Mexican-American youth activism say they hear echoes of their demonstrations in the voices of outraged students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where 17 people died in a mass shooting.

Husson senior guard earns NABC All-District honor

Raheem Anderson of Husson University in Bangor has become the third player in program history to earn National Association of Basketball Coaches Division III All-District recognition.

The Eagles’ senior guard was named to the Northeast All-District Second Team. The squads recognize the best student-athletes and coaches in Division III.

Anderson was the only player from a Maine college, or from the North Atlantic Conference, to be accorded all-district honors. It was his second straight selection.


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