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Justice Gaines on Poetry and Social Justice

Justice Gaines is no typical organizer. Justice is passionate about poetry, and embraces xer gender fluidity. Justice, who goes by xe/xem/xer, came into our studio to talk about how poetry and social justice intersect in xer life as an organizer in Rhode Island...

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Credit: Tarantelli, David. Flickr: http://bit.ly/2zA7mAX South Providence would be most affected by proposed raises.
Credit: Tarantelli, David. Flickr: http://bit.ly/2zA7mAX South Providence would be most affected by proposed raises.
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NG proposes higher rates

National Grid has proposed to raise gas and electric energy rates for Rhode Island citizens. Rates would increase by 6% for electricity and 5% for gas, totalling about $17 more a month in expenses, according to WPRI...

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Credit: Paul Hammersley, Flickr Charter school lottery in Mystic Valley, Massachusetts http://bit.ly/2hxT5gU
Credit: Paul Hammersley, Flickr Charter school lottery in Mystic Valley, Massachusetts http://bit.ly/2hxT5gU
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Recent controversies spark charter school debate once again

Rhode Islanders are talking about charter schools after last week, when plans to open a new charter school were delayed and Beacon High School was found to have committed an admissions violation...

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The CRMC is responsible for making sure facilities align with coastal regulations.
The CRMC is responsible for making sure facilities align with coastal regulations.
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CRMC hearing on NG

Earlier this month, Rhode Island’s primary energy provider, National Grid, proposed the construction of a $180 million liquid natural gas (LNG) facility in Providence...

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Photo by Mackenzie Abernethy
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Rhode Island Democratic Party Women’s Caucus holds first fundraiser

The Women’s Caucus of the Rhode Island Democratic Party (RIDP) held its first fundraiser on Tuesday at the Roger Williams Park Casino in Providence...

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Kilmartin opposed to a Sinclair Broadcast Group merger

Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin and three other attorneys general are opposed to a potential Sinclair Broadcast Group merger, and are urging the Federal Communications Commission to reject the proposal...

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Community members discuss solutions to the many blighted properties in Providence
Community members discuss solutions to the many blighted properties in Providence
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City holds community conversation about vacant and abandoned properties

The City of Providence hosted a community conversation at Providence Career and Technical Academy about how to repurpose and revitalize vacant and abandoned property last night. The event also introduced community development leaders from the University of Memphis Law School who will inspect various blighted properties in the city and give recommendations how to fix the problem.

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Photo by Mackenzie Abernethy
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RI attorney appointed special master to oversee UHIP

On Thursday, federal judge William E. Smith appointed attorney Deming Sherman to serve as Special Master to oversee Rhode Island’s troubled public benefits program...

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Executive order establishes Providence municipal ID’s

On Thursday, Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza signed an executive order establishing the Providence Municipal ID Program. The program aims to provide a government-issued identification to residents of the city who are 14 and older...

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