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Friday, February 21, 2020

Providence City Councilors seek to eliminate SROs, bring more social and...

"Students want to be able to walk through the building without fear of being arrested for nonviolent criminal infractions," said providence City Councilmember Nirva LaFortune. "Teachers and administrators see the need...
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When one and one doesn’t equal two

"Two-thirds of the benefit from a tax exemption for retirement income would flow to the richest 20 percent of Rhode Islanders," writes Andy Boardman, "and a bump in the estate tax threshold would help the heirs...
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Peace coalition demands No War with Iran at State House event

"Don't let anyone question your patriotism," said Navy veteran Steve Gilroy with Iraq Veterans Against the War. "It's not theirs to...

Women’s Wave RI holds 4th annual event on the State House...

"Ask yourself, are you ever in a space where a woman is being silenced?" offered Representative Liana Cassar (Democrat, District 66,...

SOCIAL & CIVIL RIGHTS

A forum for the Ward One Special election candidates with an...

All questions and answers in last night's Providence City Council Ward One Special Election forum were supposed to be about and directed to the LGBTQIA+, and though one or two questions snuck...

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