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The Clock is Ticking.......

The clock is ticking towards December 30, 2017.  As part of…

Transparency Needed for Massachusetts Rest Homes

Extended care facilities provide either temporary or permanent…

Op-ed: We must teach hard historical truths of Emmett Till's murder

This week marks the 60th anniversary of the murder of Emmett…

Welcome News from the New Team at the MBTA: Getting Serious About Savings

The Boston Globe reports today that MBTA officials briefed MBTA…
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Getting Tough on Keolis?

You rush to feed your kids breakfast; leave your house so fast…

Baker Public Records Announcement a Great Start – So Long as it's a Start

These last few weeks have been hectic for transparency advocates…
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How Massachusetts Promoted Achievement Before Common Core & PARCC

Before the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education…

Problem: Overpriced Textbooks, Solution: Opensource Material

Last week, NBC news announced that textbooks prices have…

Mass. Healthcare Price Transparency Law Still Not a Reality

State Healthcare Price Transparency Law Still Not a Reality for…

Cash-free, Conductor-free Trains

In 2012, the MBTA introduced the mTicket app that allows users…

Problems with Potholes in Boston

Boston has a pothole problem. Or, more accurately, Boston has…
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The Control Board Needs to Insist on Transparency with Keolis

On July 21, the special panel created to address failures at…

The Boston Globe: Create work with on-the-job training

The value of work cannot be overstated. If you love what you’re…

A Promising New Direction for Justice Reform in Massachusetts

Massachusetts is not notorious for overflowing prisons; nor is…
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MBTA gets an F for Public Records Law Compliance

Ten days. That is how long it is supposed to take for a Massachusetts…

After Losing the Olympics Bid, Boston Can Still Win

As the Olympic drama subsides following Mayor Walsh’s press…
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Why Are Tuition and Fees Rising at UMass?

Over the last half-century, college tuition costs have exploded…

Kids and Families Deserve More: Catholic Education and School Choice

Pioneer held an education forum on Friday, July 31, 2015, “Know-Nothings’…