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You have to wonder why anyone would want to be the governor of Rhode Island. After all, as governorships go it’s not a very powerful position. The governor’s proposed budget is routinely sliced … more
On Nov. 11, there were a lot fewer World War II veterans attending the ceremonies honoring them. With a median age of 92, many of these members of “The Greatest Generation” are becoming frail, … more
The snow has melted away – for now, at least. Temperatures have risen into the 50s – on some days. Baseball is being played – albeit it several hundred miles to the south and west. All … more
For some time now there has been great criticism of laws passed in some states (Rhode Island among them) requiring voters to produce photo IDs at the time of voting; criticism too of laws aimed at … more
Today and every day, 56 million Americans try to get by in a condition of chronic pain. That’s more than one of every five adults. Yet in many cases, their suffering is undue. Those with … more
Recently, public discussion of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been clouded by a storm of right-wing ideological predictions of risk and peril. Often these concerns are non-specific anxieties about … more
As my co-editor, Rhode Island College (RIC) president Nancy Carriuolo, will tell you that the late Richard Walton clearly understood the power of the emerging Internet and the power social media … more
As the leaves begin to turn their brilliant autumn colors, many Rhode Islanders’ thoughts will turn to the annual arts festivals that complement the visual splendor of the season. The Pawtucket … more
On July 16, Cranston Police were called to the Wal-Mart at 1776 Plainfield Pike for a man screaming and yelling threats at people. Police arrived to find the man had left but witnesses told police he … more
Rhode Island’s economy has been a bloodied battleground these last few years. In that time, the General Assembly has been working to attack every facet of our economic troubles in various ways. I … more
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