The Issues Impacting Us

NEW Según Idowu of the Boston NAACP talks about its report card on the first term of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. 
2017 NAACP Boston Report Card
NAACP grades Walsh harshly on whether he delivered on his campaign promises to communities of color
1,000 unsolved murders in the Roxbury, Mattapan and Dorchester neighborhoods
Door-knocking city staffers called off
Minorities get slim share of contracts- less than 2% City requests proposals to study disparity
Critics say Mayor Marty Walsh failed to show leadership after closing a shelter that offered addiction treatmen
City Hall staff going door-to-door won’t hurt Walsh at polls
26 Boston Public Schools at risk of being declared ‘underperforming’  
Neighbors seek tougher crime enforcement in Boston Common
Students unenrolled from Egleston
Girls of color in Boston schools face academic disparities
Gun violence in Boston is up 25 percent from last year
Study: MBTA service for minority bus routes subpar
Equality and Firefighter Hiring