The appointed committee invariably doesn’t listen or act on the community’s behalf because they’re not elected, and therefore not accountable, to the community.
Freeze all new prison and jail construction in Massachusetts for five years
"Decisions about when and how to reopen campuses, modalities of instruction, class size, tuition, campus services and facilities, staffing levels, and working conditions have been dictated not just by the human needs of those who work or those we serve, but by the bottom-line priorities of upper administrators."
“Police reform must be on the forefront of any mayoral agenda.”
An American mourns the life of a close friend taken by one of the final US drone strikes of a senseless 20-year war
Even in a space for community leaders, in a city facing an affordability and eviction crisis, housing insecurity is a sensitive topic
After dealing with long affordable housing waitlists and navigating endless red tape, I found that keeping our family together was no easy feat.
In 2021, I am still asking these three questions …
Many of us are interested in waterfront accessibility for the general population, attention to social justice, and continuing to provide amenities to disadvantaged community members.
No applause for this hate-filled coming out party.