Category: Editorials

Enjoy a Safe Fourth of July

It goes without saying that this will be a Fourth of July unlike any other in the history of our nation. Americans traditionally have celebrated the Fourth both with large community gatherings and with smaller get-togethers.  The Fourth of July rekindles…

Letters to the Editor

Fireworks have become an unacceptable BANG in our community! To the Editor: In the past several weeks I have received an abundance of phone calls, texts, emails and individuals stopping me on the street to stress to me the negative…

Just Unbelievable….

The tragic shooting death this past Friday night of 27 year-old Rayshard Brooks outside of a Wendy’s restaurant by an Atlanta police officer has confirmed even further (as if there needed to be any more proof) the degree of racial…

A Tremendous Court Decision

 The decision this past Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court extending the rights of gay and transgender workers under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which bars employment discrimination on the basis of race, religion, national origin,…

Letters to The Editor

Deeply Committed To the Editor: As part of our mission to improve the health of our communities, Cambridge Health Alliance is deeply committed to inclusiveness, tolerance and equity. We are proud to serve all who are in need, including the…

Letters to the Editor

Boston Building Trades Unions: We Fight for Black Lives, because Black Lives Matter To the Editor: The recent heinous murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery are unconscionable and unacceptable, and demonstrate, again, the brutal, institutionalized racism within…