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‘Go slow’ approach has never worked for us
As schoolchildren, we were taught that in the Battle of San Juan Hill, the courageous Teddy Roosevelt led his valiant Rough Riders to victory against a larger enemy force during the Spanish-American War. But that narrative is far from the truth.
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Financial fairness at risk with TD Bank merger
Consumer advocates currently are urging bank regulators to thoroughly examine a proposed TD Bank merger, particularly in light of the lender’s record with home loans and overdraft fees.
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Return of an old, hateful tactic
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Return of an old, hateful tactic
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ ploy indicates a level of hostility that should concern Blacks who are responsible for the care and safety of the people.
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Opinion
The future of Boston’s Trinidad-style Carnival
Boston’s Trinidad-style Carnival could return to a place where its growth potential will increase. This means larger bands, more colorful sections and no delays or large breaks in the parade. This will also encourage more visitors to Boston, additional revenue to businesses in the community and an increase in hotel stays.
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An indefensible judicial ruling
Judge Cannon, a Trump appointment to the court, has inappropriately permitted Trump to appoint a master to review the government’s right to review the government documents that Trump acknowledged he removed from Washington, to determine whether any of his personal property might be included.
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Voting is key to attaining  justice, equality
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Voting is key to attaining justice, equality
For Blacks, every election is important, regardless of the issues or the candidates. Every election is a test of the dynamic political response to any subject before them.
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PGA Tour, LIV Golf fight for diverse, millennial fans and the future of golf
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PGA Tour, LIV Golf fight for diverse, millennial fans and the future of golf
The city of Boston finds itself at a unique crossroads for professional golf this summer. In June, the Hub played host to the U.S. Open, America’s oldest championship, at The Country Club, a founding member of the United States Golf Association in 1894 and home to Francis Ouimet’s seminal national championship victory in 1913. This Labor Day, the upstart LIV Golf series comes to Boston for just its fourth ever event, offering a glimpse at what the future of the game may look like.  
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Commercializing COVID response a bad idea
Recent comments by White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha point to a major shift in the administration’s approach to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. Described by Jha as “commercialization,” the shift in strategy portends serious consequences when it comes to equitable health access for the nation’s most vulnerable.
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Editorial
When you take something that doesn’t belong to you, it’s theft
An assertion that many Americans seem to believe is that “No one is above the law.” However, the unequal application of the law against Blacks as compared with highly regarded whites indicates that the principle is a lie.
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The news media finally gives Biden his due
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The news media finally gives Biden his due
Perhaps now with the Inflation Reduction Act passed, voters will begin to recognize that Joe Biden has been an extraordinarily successful president.
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Opinion
Out with the BPDA
If memory serves me correctly, it was John F. Collins in the late ’50s, who brought Edward Logue here to Boston to start up the Boston Redevelopment Authority. He arrived in Boston shortly after doing his “urban renewal” vision nearby in New Haven. Tearing down the old because it was old and building what was called here “the New Boston.”
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The GOP is still very much Trump’s party
Many people are still mystified about one of the greatest ironies of American politics. That is, how Trump, a guy that almost no one in the GOP political establishment liked in the beginning, and despite everything dirty about him still owns and runs that establishment lock, stock and barrel.
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