Category: Editorials

Immigrants Are Our Future

It is an undeniable fact of history that all Americans other than Native Americans are descendants of immigrants. It also is undeniably true that immigrants have not always been welcome with open arms, starting most conspicuously with the Know-Nothing Party…

Thank You, Jay Ash

When Governor Charlie Baker was elected to his first term of office four years ago, his first major announcement was the appointment of Jay Ash to the post of Secretary of Housing and Economic Development. The announcement by Gov. Baker,…

Letter to the Editor

Lift the ban Dear Editor: Like several dozen towns and cities, Boston has enacted a ban on plastic shopping bags.  The ban went into effect on Dec. 14. I am surprised that the “progressives” that run the council didn’t enact…