Alyssa Vaughn is a staff writer at Boston. A St. Louis native, she moved to the East Coast to study English at Boston College. She currently lives in an apartment perfectly bisected by the Cambridge/Somerville border.
They’ve been spotted at several local beaches.
Tune into a Zoom webinar or take to the streets.
After posting a series of Facebook posts mocking Black Lives Matter.
A dispatch from the kind-of open CambridgeSide mall.
At the protests and demonstrations across the city since George Floyd’s death, Boston’s youth have been at the forefront.
These works by bell hooks, Frederick Douglass, and other luminaries unpack long histories of injustice—and will help you be a more informed activist today.
This was the fourth evening that Boston residents took to the streets in the wake of the death of George Floyd.
Walsh said last night’s protest was “overwhelmingly positive”—but called the looting and violence that erupted afterward “an attack on our city.”
Thousands of protesters took part in a peaceful protest Sunday—but the evening took a chaotic turn as night fell.
They report that dogs are coming in sporting some interesting at-home haircuts.
At a time when even the smallest decisions have consequences, we can all use a little advice.
Scruffy’s going to the groomer.
To re-enter the world, we’ll have to re-learn to live with risk.