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Massachusetts Latino population will soon hit 15 percent

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Building a more diverse party
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Building a more diverse party
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Trump will likely serve out his term
Trump will have a united, nasty, manipulative, pit bull attack, GOP behind him, a king’s ransom campaign war chest, and the continued slavish infatuation of the mass media with any and every silly, insipid, inflammatory tweet and crack from and by him.
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Cohen’s claim that Trump is a racist is hardly the revelation of the ages
Trump’s aim is to reassure his angry white base that he’ll continue to be their solid firewall in the Oval Office against entitlement-happy Democrats, and supposed government hand out-leeching minorities.
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The Bernie-can’t-get-the-black-vote nonsense continues
It was repeatedly said as fact in 2016 and it’s being said again. Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders has a big problem with black voters; namely that he can’t get many of them. Like any other political non-truism that poses as a sacred political truism, it was nonsense then and it is even more nonsensical now.
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Mueller report won’t likely change much
Not a day passes without speculation somewhere in the media about when Special Counsel Robert Mueller will release his report and just what exactly it will say about Trump.
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Tough call on Fairfax resignation
Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax is in a terrible no win situation. He has been tried and convicted in the media and by his own party. Even if he manages to hold on to the lieutenant governorship, his political future is dead as a door nail.
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Losing Your Driver’s License to Debt
In 43 states and the District of Columbia, driver’s licenses can be suspended because of unpaid court debt.
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The debt we owe Haitians
It is up to right-thinking Americans to stand up to Trump and the cynical, cowardly senators and congressional representatives who cater to his attempts at despotism. It is time to stand up and say “No!” to the deportation of Haitians and others living in the U.S. with Temporary Protected Status.
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Harris still has some explaining to do
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Harris still has some explaining to do
There’s a lot to like about 2020 presidential contender Kamala Harris, but she has yet to answer troubling questions that still cloud her political past.
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Don’t let predatory tax loans take your refunds
Across the country, advertising — particularly on urban radio — tempts listeners with easy ways to get a loan against anticipated tax refunds. But just like other predatory lending products, what is advertised is not quite what consumers receive. Convenient tax-related loans almost always come with a price that takes a big bite out of consumers’ money.
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Time to end Roxbury’s curse on The Red Sox?
With spring training approaching, is it time for Roxbury to end its curse on the Boston Red Sox, forgiving but not forgetting the team’s racist history?
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An apology for racial profiling is not enough
This is the Trump era. That means that there are legions of managers and employees of big and little firms who see absolutely nothing wrong in eyeing black patrons in businesses as interlopers and even potential criminals.
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