#WickedProud: The Sights of Boston Pride 2016

A day before the horrific shootings at a gay nightclub in Orlando, only rain could have dampened the spirits of both the participants and onlookers of the 2016 Boston Pride Parade—perhaps the shining jewel in the month-long crown of Boston Pride events. Mayor Marty Walsh held a prime position near the front of this year’s […]

Spring 2016 IOP Fellows Interview: Gary Locke

Interview with spring 2016 IOP fellow and former Ambassador to China, Gary Locke. A transcript of the interview can be found here. Image source: Associated Press

Spring 2016 IOP Fellows Interview: Anne Hawley

“I think there is just something so exhilarating about helping things be born–new ideas, new forms, new ways of looking at the world.”

Feelin’ the Bern in Boston: Perspectives from the Sanders Rally

Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders spoke at a Boston rally in early October, discussing issues of inequality, climate change, and mass incarceration.

Voices for the Voiceless

The HPR profiles a Boston vigil for Syrian refugees.

Pink Out for Planned Parenthood

The Cambridge community shows solidarity with the reproductive health organization following a contentious congressional hearing.