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Join Our T.Party: Mingle & Plan with Transit Advocates

Over the last 5 months, the City Council has been hosting an innovative transportation policy briefing series to advise us on transit equity and sustainable mobility. Immediately following the final briefing (on Parking Management), join city councilor Michelle Wu for a post-briefing “Boston T(ransit) Party” with appetizers and refreshments to thank all presenters and the larger sustainable transit community. You can RSVP here for the briefing and here for the T.Party. Please follow and like us:

Come Watch & Discuss: “Merchants of Doubt” Film Screening & Discussion in Roslindale

Join city councilor Michelle Wu for this must-see documentary that exposes the forces behind organized denial of climate change. Following the film, we will have a brief presentation and discussion about Community Choice Aggregation, an initiative that could dramatically accelerate Boston’s path to full renewable energy. Please RSVP here! Please follow and like us:

Four individuals indicted in connection with trafficking women at ‘massage parlors’ in western Massachusetts

BOSTON – Four individuals have been indicted in connection with trafficking women at “massage parlors” in Western Massachusetts after law enforcement dismantled the criminal operations in a major multistate law enforcement takedown in December, Attorney General Maura Healey announced today. “Far too often, we are finding that these body works establishments operate as fronts for human trafficking,” said AG Healey. “We will continue to takedown these criminal enterprises and disrupt these business models that are based on making a profit off of the sexual exploitation of human beings.” The defendants were indicted on Wednesday by a Statewide Grand Jury on … Continue reading

Freedom Trail offers new revolutionary women tours in March

Celebrate Women’s History Month on New Freedom Trail® Revolutionary Women Tours Freedom Trail® Foundation announces the return of the newest tour experience, Revolutionary Women Tours throughout Women’s History Month in March! Discover the indomitable women who took part in the American Revolution, and the generations of women that followed, inaugurating their own struggles for freedom and equality. New Freedom Trail Revolutionary Women Tours invite people of all ages to walk the Freedom Trail and explore four centuries of Revolutionary women who changed history. This 90-minute tour will feature tales of the early religious rebellions of Anne Hutchinson and Mary Dyer, … Continue reading

Kodo, Japan’s most famous taiko drummers in “Dadan 2017” | March 19 at Symphony Hall, Boston

Sunday, March 19, 2017, 5pm — Symphony Hall Kodo high-res photo | Kodo DADAN Video Preview Celebrity Series Press Room (Boston) Celebrity Series of Boston will present Kodo in their program DADAN 2017 in its Boston premiere on Sunday, March 19, 2017, at 5pm at Symphony Hall, 301 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA. Kodo – the world’s foremost professional taiko company who have played a singular role in popularizing modern taiko drumming – will present their program DADAN 2017 in North America for the first time. Forging new directions for the traditional Japanese drum, Kodo will bring a display of their raw athleticism and rhythmic mastery with this … Continue reading