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women deserve better
Today is International Women’s Day. Other states are far ahead of us on policymaking to advance gender equality. Why are we -- once again -- playing catch up instead of leading?
For example, Washington State just passed a comprehensive Family and Medical Leave Act. But in Massachusetts, advocates have had to go to the voters to ask them to pass Paid Family and Medical Leave via ballot measure. Why? Because Charlie Baker is not leading. He’s standing in the way...
IT is an honor just to be nominated
The Society for Progress has just announced its 2018 Progress Medals for “pioneering work in shaping the economic system to achieve greater fairness and well-being.” To my surprise, I was named as a co-recipient of one of these medals, along with my friend and colleague Allen White of the Cambridge-based Tellus Institute. Allen and I are receiving the Progress Medal for our work as co-founders of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), which we established in 1997 with the support of the United Nations Environment Program...
DEAR BOSTON GLOBE'S EDITOR...
To the Editor:
I was surprised to read that the Boston Globe’s editorial board believes Massachusetts’ only energy choices are either:
1) Send money to Russian oligarchs who are despoiling the arctic for LNG; or 2) Build pipelines across New England to tap fracked gas, while poisoning water supplies at ratepayer expense. That is a false choice and telling Massachusetts citizens anything else is irresponsible.
PROMISE TO MASSACHUSETTS
It's time to heal our divisions and build our common future.