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Because "We've Seen This Before," Never Again Action Protesters Shut Down Amazon Offices in Boston

"I had ancestors killed in the Holocaust. We feel this in our bones. We need to mobilize."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·


'Outrageous Behavior' as Boston Judge Holds National Lawyers Guild Attorney in Contempt for Reading Case Law in Court

"By compelling arraignment in every case, the judge punished the exercise of individuals' First Amendment right to protest."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·


'Heartbreaking' Scene on Boston Streets as Police Destroy Wheelchairs Belonging to Homeless Residents

"Can we all agree that it is inhumane and cruel and a waste of resources to crush the wheelchairs of people who are living on the street after a car accident in a full body cast?"

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·


“Electability” Is Astrology for Pundits

Expert predictions often represent little more than calcified prejudice

Jonathan Cohn ·


'Should the Boston Bomber Be Able to Vote?' A Provocative Question. And the Wrong One.

On the racist roots of denying incarcerated people their right to vote

Jeffery Robinson ·


Warren, Markey, and Pressley to Join Launch of Sunrise Movement's 250-City Road to a Green New Deal Tour

The tour will "lay out the plan to make the 2020 election a referendum on the Green New Deal, so we can make the Green New Deal law in 2021."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


Author of 'Crude' Op-ed Yanked from Boston Globe Defends Sarcastic Take on Unaccountable Trump Officials

"I don't understand what is so crazy about suggesting that the people responsible for ruining lives and tearing families apart and losing fucking track of children should be held somewhat accountable."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·


Boston City Council Passes Groundbreaking Food Justice Ordinance

"This will have ripple effects throughout the entire nation"

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·


Towering Excess: The Perils of the Luxury Real Estate Boom for Bostonians

Boston’s luxury boom figures to accelerate the city's already troubling disparities of income, wealth and opportunity

Chuck Collins ·