Federal Judge holds first hearing in student lawsuit against State of...

“What concerned me was that the lawyers who work for the Rhode Island Department of Education were saying that education is not a right, and they kept repeating it," said Symone...
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Providence City Council wants more tax breaks for millionaires; Protest planned...

Do councilmembers care about the working people of Providence as much as they care about bribing millionaires to beautify downtown? If so, the least they can do is require that developers provide high-quality jobs: decent pay,...
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Providence City Council wants more tax breaks for millionaires; Protest planned...

Do councilmembers care about the working people of Providence as much as they care about bribing millionaires to beautify downtown? If...

For over 20 years Buy Nothing Day Coat Exchange has worked...

The Buy Nothing Day Coat Exchange began over 20 years ago when founder Greg Gerritt decided to channel his love of the...

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Brown University responds to divestment vote

I'm writing about the piece posted yesterday regarding recommendations for divestment at Brown. I see that the author is noted as Brown Divest but it's labeled as news (not opinion or commentary)...

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