Following the publication of this article on Monday morning, a state media relations person finally sent us the contract we requested on Feb. 9.
Pandemic Democracy Project
“It’s hard to be on the receiving end of someone’s higher level of stress. And that is just the human condition right now.”
Fragmented Massachusetts system makes for confusion and uncertainty and impedes access
Even as the pandemic rages in prisons, vaccines and masks are seen as “a sign of weakness”
"I have tried to make an appointment for myself, but the system always says there is nothing available."
Some say “efforts are no substitute for direct assistance”
“It’s always great being here at Fenway, maybe for a different reason it would be better.”
Despite effective short-term measures, long-term homelessness persists in Mass.
For many nomadic week-to-week renters, this past year’s been both terrifying and enlightening.
“I’m not afraid, whatever happens happens,” Thomas said. “That’s just the way it is.”