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Commentary

Commentary

Boston still struggles with its racial past

Southie is no longer that close-knit old school “tough-as-nail” Irish Catholic enclave. But the historical memory still lingers because, in my opinion, stereotypes about...

Emmett Till painting raises concerns of cultural appropriation

When artist Dana Schutz presented “Open Casket,” an abstract painting of Emmett Till’s open casket-the Chicagoan 14 year old African American male teen lynched...

How The LGBT Community Dodged A Trumpcare Bullet (For Now)

Trump and Republicans Fail In the end, the votes just weren't there. The Trump administration, which had made loud campaign promises of "immediately repealing and...

Congressional Republicans Propose American Healthcare Act: The Good, the Bad, the...

On Monday, March 6, after 7 years of refusing to work with President Obama to fix the Affordable Care Act, the Republican Congress finally...

Boston LGBTQ youth theater group first to received highest honor from...

Receiving the award is a historic moment not only for True Colors, but also for the White House in recognizing and honoring the artistic...

Milo Yiannopoulos’s trash talking tanks

I believe free speech not only has its limits, but that it also has a level of responsibility to promote civil discourse for the...

Trump’s Travel Ban And LGBTQ Refugees

Before the federal courts put a stop to President Trump's broad travel ban, in which people from seven "Muslim-majority" countries were stopped, detained at...

Trump is one example why we need Black History Month

February 1 begins Black History Month, a national annual observance since 1926, honoring and celebrating the achievements of African Americans. To commemorate its start President...

The Irony Behind Trump’s Travel Ban And Holocaust Remembrance Day

“I think we need to be realistic about the current trickle-down toxic messages seeping in everywhere." Elaine Schear, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Friends of...

Bishop Eddie Long’s cautionary tale about homophobia

When news hit the airwaves that Bishop Eddie Long died from an unnamed aggressive cancer resulting in dramatic weight lost, many now throughout the...