Cal State campus ditching ‘Prospector Pete’ mascot after complaints that Gold Rush hurt indigenous people

  California State University’s campus in Long Beach is ditching its longtime mascot amid accusations of racism and officially moving to pick either a new symbol or have no mascot at all. The university ditched its “Prospector Pete” character in September after criticism that it…

Participants in AOC’s ‘fun run’ didn’t know they were donating to her campaign

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez held a 5k in Queens Saturday that she billed as “a Family Fun Run supporting U.S. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal on the Saturday following Earth Day.” But many of the 400 runners didn’t realize their $30 registration fees were…