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PITTSFIELD — The Massachusetts Senate recently passed a comprehensive criminal justice reform bill. It aims to improve public safety while reducing the size and cost of the prison system. More … more
GREAT BARRINGTON — I have interviewed thousands of people on the radio and I don't generally get nervous but when I was asked to interview Harry Belafonte on the stage of the almost 1,000-seat … more
PITTSFIELD — Since 2012 I've been studying Buddhism. I believe it's possible to find, in its teachings, a way to stop the extreme acts of violence we witness.Through the Buddhist teachings I've … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — A new sign "Greylock WORKS" painted in brilliant white across the old Greylock Mill building on Protection Avenue in North Adams sparked my curiosity. I knew that Karla Rothstein … more
PITTSFIELD — Hands jammed into his pockets, the young man's ruddy face was set deep within the shroud of a hooded sweatshirt.Bouncing on his heels, he looks distractedly up and down North … more
STOCKBRIDGE — In the current political climate, some sense urgency, even threat. In dire circumstances, we need a survival kit. Given the nature of jeopardy in 2017 what is needed is not a gun … more
"I'm moving.""Move."The Massachusetts State Police trooper is holding the young woman by the elbow, and in those first few seconds of the video, shot last month at a protest against a gas pipeline in … more
RICHMOND — When the emissions police began to expand mandates for catalytic converters on cars, much of the reaction was more cataclysmic than catalytic. But California's statistics … more
WILLIAMSTOWN — Perhaps the statute of limitations has run out so that I can now safely admit that, from autumn 2003 through 2011, I wrote 83 brief commentaries on the state of the foliage, put … more
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.— I've been following this travesty of the Berkshire Museum's attempt to sell off collections to make up for the operating deficits and [Williams College professor of … more
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