Amherst Wire

Black Lives Matter supporter in the middle of Trump supporters by Tristan Smith
Northampton Trump rally sparks counter-protest
Tristan Smith, Writer
This was just one of many Trump rallies planned by CRCC to be held in countless cities across Massachusetts up until the November 3rd election.
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Far right extremists are getting bolder with plots to kidnap U.S. governors
Talya Torres, Writer
Members of an antigovernmental paramilitary group plotted to kidnap democratic governors ahead of the election. 
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What real witchcraft looks like
Emilee Klein, Writer
Modern magical practices use rituals to manifest a person’s intent. Larger rituals can involve candles with sigils or ruins on them, meditative baths with salt and herb mixes, spell jars or divination tools like tarot cards or pendulums. Yet, most witches do not conduct fancy spellwork every day.
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Judging Books By Their Covers: “The Night Tiger” is a perfect fall read for those that aren
Judging Books By Their Covers: “The Night Tiger” is a perfect fall read for those that aren't looking for anything too scary
Joanna Buoniconti, Copy/Managing Editor
If you’re anything like me, you’re probably looking for a good read that will get you in the Halloween spirit by keeping you on the edge of your seat but not resembling horror enough to keep you up at night.
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Chaz Cardigan bares all in “Holograma”
Nasya Blackshear, Entertainment Editor
“Holograma” goes there, while still being easy on the ears, but effective on the heart.
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Dorian Electra releases their second album “My Agenda”
Isabel Guilmette, Writer
Born Dorian Electra Fridkin Gomberg, their androgynous, electronic voice, outlandish lyrics and ambiguous, yet campy look might be offsetting to the uninitiated.
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PC: Steven Senne
49ers steamroll Patriots as they lose second straight game
Michael Araujo, Reporter
Cam Newton was benched for backup Jarrett Stidham in the grotesque 33-6 loss, the worst at home under Bill Belichick.
PC: Eric J. Adler
Patriots troubled by turnovers as they fall to 2-3
Michael Araujo, Writer
After weeks filled with fruitless quarterback production and sporadic positive tests in New England, the much-anticipated return of Cam Newton has arrived.
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