Last week a team of HPR writers and editors traveled up to New Hampshire for the McIntyre-Shaheen 100 Club Celebration. Our StreetTalk team asked around to determine why democrats choose to support Secretary Hilary Clinton or Senator Bernie Sanders.
“I think there is just something so exhilarating about helping things be born–new ideas, new forms, new ways of looking at the world.”
Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders spoke at a Boston rally in early October, discussing issues of inequality, climate change, and mass incarceration.
The HPR profiles a Boston vigil for Syrian refugees.
The Cambridge community shows solidarity with the reproductive health organization following a contentious congressional hearing.
Across the country today, fast food workers are walking off the job to show their support of increasing the minimum wage to $15 per hour. The economic justice campaign, known as “Fight for $15,” has been described as the “largest-ever mobilization of underpaid workers,” with rallies taking place in over 200 cities. In Boston, #WageAction supporters gathered at the Harvard Square […]
Updated: 12:45 p.m. April 13, 2015 On Sunday evening, members of the group Divest Harvard launched a mass sit-in around Massachusetts Hall, heralding the beginning of Harvard Heat Week. By 9 p.m. over 150 students, alumni and community members surrounded the office of Drew Faust, calling for Harvard to divest its $35.9 billion endowment of fossil fuels. The action […]