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.
Local immigration supporters called on elected officials to support immigration reform. House Republicans filed legislation seeking to force the Obama administration to speed up deportations.
Increased coverage of addiction in white Massachusetts communities may have led to increased support for addiction services.
State Rep. Dan Cullinane and Corey Allen are front runners in the race for the 12th Suffolk District House seat.
More than 400 attended the annual RoxVote Cookout with the Candidates event. The 32 candidates who turned out for the event ranged from gubernatorial candidates to those vying for House seats.
City council resolution passes resolution on Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building