New Bedford Students Deprived of Much-Needed State Aid [OPINION]
The Student Opportunity Act, milestone legislation passed in 2019 to help address inequality in school funding, has left New Bedford students in the cold.
Solidarity Is Strong With New Bedford Unions [OPINION]
Demonstrations like the one in New Bedford on Monday can give us hope that this consciousness can be mobilized to fight for the dignity of the American worker.
#BuyBlackNB Works to Empower Local Black Entrepreneurs
Buy Black NB's directory boasts 150 and counting Black-owned businesses in the region that provide a comprehensive list of goods and services.
Massachusetts Sheriffs Must Stop Doing ICE's Bidding [OPINION]
Rep. Antonio Cabral joined Marcus Ferro to discuss the Safe Communities Act and the end of the DHS/ICE contract with the Bristol County Sheriff's Office.
Support Your Town's Commission on Disability [OPINION]
Now more than ever, there needs to be a strong coalition of citizens joined together in the movement for an inclusive society.
New Bedford Steelworkers Fighting for a Fair Deal [OPINION]
John Camarao of USW1357 joined Marcus Ferro to discuss the struggle of the steelworkers' union in New Bedford.
New Bedford Nurse: St. Luke's Staffing Critically Low [OPINION]
Listen as Marcus Ferro was joined by Erica Cecil, a nurse at St. Luke's Hospital who is part of the MNA's negotiating team, to discuss the plight of the nurses.
Goldberg's Movement for Financial Literacy [OPINION]
Since she was inaugurated as the Treasurer of the Commonwealth in 2015, Deb Goldberg has made economic opportunity in Massachusetts a focus of her tenure.
Auchincloss on How American Jobs Plan Helps SouthCoast [OPINION]
Rep. Jake Auchincloss joined Marcus Ferro to talk about the direct impact President Biden's American Jobs Plan will have on the SouthCoast region.