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Bombshell confessional letter links NYPD, FBI to Malcolm X’s murder
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Bombshell confessional letter links NYPD, FBI to Malcolm X’s murder
A New York cop’s deathbed confession of involvement in the assassination of Black Power icon Malcolm X led the family of the former Nation of Islam leader to call last week for a full re-opening of the investigation into the murder.
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DeeDee's Cry Presents Children Social & Emotional Support with Ms. Krystle & Jimmy
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March 06, 2021
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John Barros enters race for mayor
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John Barros enters race for mayor
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White immigrants have greater odds at success than longstanding Black citizens
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Editorial
White immigrants have greater odds at success than longstanding Black citizens
America has always been considered to be the land of milk and honey. If you work hard and follow the rules, success was sure to follow. But with COVID-19 rampant and political unrest not so uncommon, financial security is far less certain. And for many Blacks, losses due to racial discrimination still abide.
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State Rep. Jon Santiago enters mayoral race
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Politics
State Rep. Jon Santiago enters mayoral race
State Rep. Jon Santiago announced his campaign for mayor of Boston last week, via a campaign video and the launch of his site, Jon-Santiago.com. The emergency room doctor and former U.S. Army captain has been in office since 2018 representing the South End and parts of Roxbury, the Back Bay and Fenway.
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Families call for justice for police shooting victims
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Families call for justice for police shooting victims
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Parents, Boston Latin Academy grads seek say in alumni association
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Local News
Parents, Boston Latin Academy grads seek say in alumni association
Graduates of Boston Latin Academy say a group of Girls Latin grads have shut them out of the school’s alumni association.
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Whittier Street Health Center Women for Whittier Virtual Afternoon Tea
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March 09, 2021
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COVID relief for Black businesses
Over the past year, COVID-19 and its variants have plagued the globe, taking lives and interrupting normal activities in virtually all areas of life. For Black America, already plagued with steep health, income and wealth disparities, coping with the pandemic has been even more painful. 
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Capturing history: Photographer Sam Williams documents local protests
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Arts & Culture
Capturing history: Photographer Sam Williams documents local protests
Photographer Sam Williams has made a name for himself in Boston for his intimate and probing portraits, landscapes and wedding photography. When he began photographing the Black Lives Matter protests in May of 2020, he found himself in completely different photographic territory.
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Prostate cancer: A tailored  approach
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Be Healthy
Prostate cancer: A tailored approach
The prostate gland is not known for its size. It’s not much bigger than a walnut. That does not diminish its role, however. Nor its complications.
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Sen. Collins calls for expanded vaccine access for seniors and public housing
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If you own a business, you’ve only got days left to apply for a Paycheck Protection loan
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If you own a business, you’ve only got days left to apply for a Paycheck Protection loan
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Comics in Color Festival
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Comics in Color Festival
April 24, 2021
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‘The Kimono in Print: 300 Years of Japanese Design' at Worcester Art Museum
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Arts & Culture
‘The Kimono in Print: 300 Years of Japanese Design' at Worcester Art Museum
A hallmark of couture and a cultural icon of Japan, the kimono is also a catalyst of Japan’s rich printmaking tradition. The first exhibition to explore its symbiotic evolution, “The Kimono in Print: 300 Years of Japanese Design,” is on view at the Worcester Art Museum through May 2.
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