Category: Editorials

Be Sure to Vote

Okay — this is it. The long presidential campaign has come to an end and it will all be over by the time this newspaper is published next week. Although a record-breaking number of Americans already have taken advantage of…

It’s Us Vs. The Virus

The stunning announcement this week by Trump administration officials that they will be doing nothing to halt the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has grave implications both for the health of every American and for the U.S. economy. With an average…

Letter to the Editor

Vote Yes on 2 – Ranked Choice Voting Dear Editor, I have already voted Yes on Ballot Question 2 – Ranked Choice Voting, and I urge those who will be voting on Election Day, November 3rd, to do the same. …

Voting Has Begun!

Thanks to the early voting laws, every registered voter in Massachusetts has the opportunity to cast their ballot for the upcoming Presidential election in the two weeks prior to Election Day itself, Tuesday, November 3. Although the exact locations and times for…

Letter to the Editor

President or Pretense Dear Editor: What is driving our Presidential choices? If your choice is President Trump you would likely support a growing economy, strong police departments, powerful military, safe cities and neighborhoods, low unemployment, a globally competitive business sector,…

Letters to the Editor

Supporting Candidates Who Believe in Science Dear Editor, As a voter and a patient, I know that it is critical to support candidates who believe in science and believe in the work being done day in and day out by…