The BLM Ride, organized in the spirit of the early 1960s interstate Freedom Rides to end racial segregation, is a call to action organized by advocates based in several states in close collaboration with the Organization for Black Struggle (OBS) ...
Sheriff Steve Tompkins secured the endorsement of U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren. Meanwhile, local state reps. and senators are facing few opponents in the Sept. 9 Democratic primary.
City councilors last week questioned why the school department has not filled teaching and staff vacancies at Madison Park Technical Vocational High School
South Carolina Congressman James Clyburn spoke to a gathering at RCC about his life in public service, from his work as a civil rights activist in the 1960s to his present status as one of the most powerful Democrats in ...
Ron Marlow joins MassHousing as Director of Diversity and Inclusion.
A pair of Stanford University professors found that whites are less likely to support criminal justice reforms when shown that the reforms would have a positive effect on blacks.
Bunker Hill Community College hosted a gubernatorial debate on immigration reform.
Charlotte Golar Richie has mentored a generation of leaders in state and local government during her nearly 30 years in state and local government.
The political clout of the state’s Dominican community was on display at the Boston Dominican Parade, as Mayor Martin Walsh, state Rep. Marcos Devers and a host of candidates for statewide office courted voters
SEIU organizers are engaged in the Fight for $15, a national campaign to raise wages of workers in the fast food industry, adjunct professors and other low-paid professions.
Ferguson demonstrates to blacks in Boston and elsewhere that voting is not at all an idle exercise.
The deadline for voting in the Massachusetts September 9 primary is Wednesday, August 20.
Coverage of President Obama’s summit with African heads of state was largely absent in the U.S. news media.
A coalition of labor activists and Logan Airport workers met with elected officials to discuss working conditions and wages.
State Senator Linda Dorcena Forry and Suffolk County Sheriff Steve Tompkins are throwing their weight behind state Treasurer Steve Grossman in his campaign for governor.