Editorials

Editorials, Opinion

Reports of hateful incidents to the BPD in 2016 were categorized by The Boston Globe.

Editorial: LGBTQA+ hate reports disheartening

Even here in Boston, it proves impossible to fully escape discrimination against LGBTQA+ people.

by × March 22, 2017 × 0 comments

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Editorial: MBTA budget proposals hurt locals

Editorial: MBTA budget proposals hurt locals

The system was not designed with affordability in mind.

by × March 16, 2017 × 0 comments

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Editorial: Affleck controversy points to cultural issue

Editorial: Affleck controversy points to cultural issue

We have to work together to make sure we are not complicit in a society that tolerates sexual violence.

by × March 2, 2017 × 0 comments

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Global superstar MATT DAMON is William Garin in Legendary’s “The Great Wall.” Directed by one of the most breathtaking visual stylists of our time, Zhang Yimou (“Hero,” “House of Flying Daggers”), the film tells the story of an elite force making a valiant stand for humanity on the world’s most iconic structure.  The first English-language production for Yimou is the largest film ever shot entirely in China.  “The Great Wall” also stars Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe and Andy Lau.  It will be released in 3D by Universal Pictures.

Editorial: Write, cast people of color to avoid white savior roles

White actors do not need any more representation in Hollywood.

by × February 16, 2017 × 0 comments

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Editorial: Recognize the need for digital archives

Editorial: Recognize the need for digital archives

We commend the historians and archivists who are actively working to make information accessible, a mission that aligns with our own.

by × February 9, 2017 × 0 comments

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Shoes confiscated from prisoners at Majdanek, on loan from the State Museum of Majdanek, Lublin, Poland. –US Holocaust Memorial Museum

Editorial: Holocaust statement should be alarming

The White House is flirting with the idea that systematic extermination of Jewish people was negligible.

by × February 4, 2017 × 0 comments

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Editorial: Pay attention after inauguration

Editorial: Pay attention after inauguration

No matter who you are, you cannot afford not to be involved. This country cannot afford further disillusionment with our political system.

by × January 19, 2017 × 0 comments

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Editorial: BuzzFeed’s decision reckless, unethical

Editorial: BuzzFeed’s decision reckless, unethical

If we can’t fully trust established, high-level news outlets, where do we stand?

by × January 12, 2017 × 0 comments

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Editorial: World AIDS Day highlights modern struggle

Editorial: World AIDS Day highlights modern struggle

Initiated in 1988, World AIDS Day, held on Dec. 1, is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic and mourning those who have died of the disease.

by × December 1, 2016 × 1 comment

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Editorial: Liberal elitism downplays true issues

Editorial: Liberal elitism downplays true issues

In the aftermath of last week’s presidential election results, there has been a slew of finger-pointing. It was the media. It was sexism. It was racism. It was Hillary Clinton’s lack of likability. And, pervasively, it was 59 million uneducated, poor white folks who don’t know what’s good for them.

by × November 16, 2016 × 1 comment