May 18, 2022

Molly Scavuzzo-Duggan: Why the eviction moratorium mattered and what we can do next

One woman described to me how her landlord, upon hearing that Rent Relief doesn’t have a cap...

May 13, 2022

Haig and Marzullo: There’s a culture of silence at Providence College

“In America that “Culture of Silence” is so pervasive, insidious, and institutionalized as well as seductive in...

May 4, 2022

Missak Manouchian: The cycle continues, until it doesn’t

Adam and Eve had a better chance trusting the snake in the garden than Rhode Islanders do...

May 1, 2022

RI State Senator faces homophobic, racist backlash for new bill

“We unequivocally condemn these attacks and stand in support of Senator Mack as well as her efforts...

April 14, 2022

Richard Corso: Why the Fight Against Ruggerio Matters to Me

“In the Senate, Ruggerio is not someone who votes no very often. So when he voted against...

March 10, 2022

Bioterrorism and Psychological Warfare: A trans perspective on RI’s anti-trans Legislation

“Things are not getting better for us right now. They are getting worse. Progress on trans liberation,...

March 3, 2022

Confronting experience and contradictions in the Russia-Ukraine Crisis

“We stand most resolutely with the working-class people of Ukraine – the people in the so-called blood...

March 3, 2022

Registered Nurse: Governor McKee’s executive order leads to suffering and death in nursing homes

“If Governor McKee doesn’t change course and allow the safe staffing law to proceed, the quality of...

Ahlquist: Marijuana licenses must be exclusively granted to cooperatives
May 4, 2022

Ahlquist: Marijuana licenses must be exclusively granted to cooperatives

Legalizing recreational marijuana can be more than a new industry. It can be a new kind of...

February 7, 2022

Pinto: Rhode Island must pass legislation to stop sexual assault on those in custody

There was a critical flaw in the New York legal system that allowed police officers to have...

January 25, 2022

Ahlquist: Governor McKee’s budget proposes interest rate cut for tax delinquents

So who exactly will Governor McKee’s tax cut help? Fortunately, we know exactly who because the Rhode...

January 18, 2022

Senator Valverde and Rep. Cassar: End Rhode Island’s abortion bans

“Passing the Equality in Abortion Coverage Act this year will ensure that when someone needs an abortion, they...

January 18, 2022

Lenny Cioe: A new facade on an old building

“The Senate President claims he wants a “transformational” legislative session, but we will never have true change...

January 18, 2022

KPRC: Will the public’s voices be heard on Kennedy Plaza bus hub?

“As changes are being proposed to the transit hub in Kennedy Plaza, we write to you to...

January 7, 2022

Clara Hardy: Public housing in Rhode Island needs a complete overhaul

“Through my work as a social worker, I have seen that when the basic need of shelter...