Monthly Archives: May 2019

Trump keeps promise: expands war on women

First, it was the slurs against Mexicans; then the attempted ban on Muslims and the attack on  all immigrants. Now it’s war against women.  The latest  salvo came in Alabama, with a virtual ban on abortions.  Other red states are … Continue reading

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Two “greater Bostonians” die in tragedy

Our community has suffered a terrible loss with the deaths of former UMass Boston Chancellor Sherry Penney and her beloved husband, Jim Livingston. They are dead from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in their winter home in Sarasota, Florida.  Their extended … Continue reading

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My love-hate relationship with the news

I emerge from three weeks of flu, bronchitis and related maladies on World Press Freedom Day and want to take more than a moment to hail the work of so many journalists who put themselves on the line to give … Continue reading

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