Chelsea Handler uses talk show for advocacy

THE DAILY FREE PRESS

APRIL 30, 2017

Chelsea Handler took time from her “national holiday” to talk politics, feminism and the new season of her show, “Chelsea,” on April 20.

“I haven’t started celebrating [4/20] yet because it’s still — it’s four [in the afternoon] — so I have 20 minutes. Hurry up,” she said to begin the virtual press conference with The Daily Free Press and other student publications from around the country.

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Sports personalities gather to discuss race and gender at Play it Forward Summit

THE DAILY FREE PRESS

APRIL 18, 2017

“Last Friday, the second Play It Forward Summit brought industry leaders to Boston University’s Agganis Arena to tackle race and gender issues in the sports industry.

Speakers and attendees explored the two heavy-hitting topics with candor at the event, organized by BU’s College of Communication, BU’s Athletics Department, WBUR and the Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground. Using a multimedia approach and speaker meet and greets, the summit encouraged a new approach to engagement.”

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INTERVIEW: Cast of “Trainspotting” reunites to discuss upcoming sequel

THE DAILY FREE PRESS

March 24, 2017

“The original 1996 perverse comedy “Trainspotting” revealed the good, the bad and the nauseating behind a group of Edinburgh junkies in constant pursuit of their next high. Whether chasing the intoxication from the chemical bliss of heroin or the joy of youthful abandon, the film centered around the empowerment of being young.”

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Alec Baldwin talks politics at 2016 INBOUND Marketing Conference

THE DAILY FREE PRESS

November 17, 2016

“After Alec Baldwin portrayed a bushy-eyebrowed, outspoken caricature of President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live, some attendees of his Friday morning keynote address at the 2016 INBOUND summit at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center wondered whether he would stick to business talk, or address the election results.”

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