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Councilor Jackson proposes program to assist immigrants

Councilor Jackson proposes program to assist immigrants

The program would provide financial assistance for the legal defense of immigrants.

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City Council submits resolution to make BPS sanctuary schools

City Council submits resolution to make BPS sanctuary schools

“In the City of Boston, we will keep our young people, our future and our scholars safe in our schools,” Jackson said.

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Roxbury residents voice concerns about Tremont Crossing complex

Roxbury residents voice concerns about Tremont Crossing complex

Tremont Crossing is a proposed multimillion-dollar development project in Roxbury that would include residential, retail, art and office space.

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Activists talk US housing policy at Jamaica Plain church

Activists talk US housing policy at Jamaica Plain church

Activists talked about HUD Secretary nominee Ben Carson, civic engagement and grassroots political activism throughout President Donald Trump’s administration.

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Thousands line parade route to celebrate Patriots’ Super Bowl win

Thousands line parade route to celebrate Patriots’ Super Bowl win

Fans flocked to the streets despite snowy weather on Tuesday to celebrate the New England Patriot’s comeback win.

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United South End Settlements turns 125

United South End Settlements turns 125

USES is a community organization that helps low-income families in Boston’s South End and Lower Roxbury.

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Protesters pack Copley to resist Trump’s ban

Protesters pack Copley to resist Trump’s ban

President Donald J. Trump signed the order Friday banning entry to the U.S. for immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries.

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Boston residents, politicians speak out against proposed helipad

Boston residents, politicians speak out against proposed helipad

The helipad was a key part of the incentive package offered to General Electric (GE) in their move to Boston.

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Dozens denounce deportations in Chinatown protest

Dozens denounce deportations in Chinatown protest

The rally was planned by the Boston May Day Coalition, an organization that advocates for the rights of undocumented immigrants.

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Boston advocacy groups hold teach-in against intolerance

Boston advocacy groups hold teach-in against intolerance

Masses of people filled the Arlington Street Church basement this week to learn protesting skills.

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