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Has Boston Given Up On God?


The church once held a powerful place in daily life for thousands of Bostonians. But as science and tech take over this town, an entirely new religion is taking its place.

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A Park Built for Protest


Cleveland’s Public Square was designed with free speech in mind. So far, it’s working.

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Mary Katharine Goddard, the Woman who Signed the Declaration of Independence


Likely the United States’ first woman employee, this newspaper publisher was a key figure in promoting the ideas that fomented the Revolution.

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‘They’re Bold and Fresh’: The Millennials Disrupting Boston’s Transit System

Armed with data and outside-the-box ideas, TransitMatters is redefining citizen engagement.

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A Grassroots Call to Ban Gerrymandering

Michigan Supreme Court Protest

Voters Not Politicians gathered an astounding 425,000 signatures in Michigan to secure a spot on the November ballot for a proposed constitutional amendment creating a citizens’ commission for redistricting.

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Nancy Pelosi’s Chief Antagonist Wants To Do Yoga and Have a Beer With You

Can Ohio Democrat Tim Ryan be both the blue-collar “guy you want to have a beer with” and the winner of the “yoga vote”?

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Inside Don Chiofaro’s Long War to Make Boston’s Skyline Taller

feature_don-3After decades of fighting City Hall, Don Chiofaro’s bullish style has made him the most talked-about developer in Boston. But with a friendly mayor now in place and his plan for a soaring waterfront tower in the works, is the town’s toughest builder finally learning to play nice?

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