In the past week I found media accounts of at least five cities which held community events to talk about gun violence. The events are usually sponsored by a coalition of community groups, religious congregations, law enforcement representatives and the requisite political leadership from City Hall. 672 more words
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The U.S. Census Department surveyed Massachusetts residents to see how many have graduate degrees — a Masters or higher — from colleges.
Corners go boom — While the city population rose by 3.33% overall, that increase wasn’t even. Suburbs still rule the expansion race.
Ward 2 (far north): up 6.08%, to 83,609… 678 more words
Republican Senator Susan Collins has a dirty secret.
Collins voted to shut down the government over Obamacare. Twice. She voted against raising the minimum wage and the Paycheck Fairness Act but supports building the Keystone XL Pipeline and spying on Americans without a warrant. 328 more words