ACTIVISM

NORTHAMPTON — Food justice, health care access and criminal justice reform were on the menu Friday as Congregation B’nai Israel hosted its eighth...

Hundreds gather to honor Frances Crowe

9/9/19

NORTHAMPTON — Renowned peace activist Frances Crowe harbored no qualms about dying — or “spinning off,” as she called it — so long as she knew that...

It’s been said that people are known by the company they keep, and Frances Crowe — who worked across the decades with scores of fellow antiwar and...

NORTHAMPTON — The convocation in Edwards Church celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day began and ended with song.Opening the convocation, which...

NORTHAMPTON — Dozens of people showed up outside the Verizon store in Hadley to protest the Federal Communication Commission’s proposed rule change...

Art and activism have long gone hand in hand — just consider the folksongs Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger sang to support union workers, bringing...

NORTHAMPTON — A familiar Northampton scene played out Saturday afternoon on Main Street: About 100 people marched through downtown, holding signs...

Nurturing. It’s so often a feminine term, bringing thoughts of mothers, sisters, daughters; of Gaia, the Mother Earth. For a synonym, my thesaurus...

Monte’s March sets record, raising $183,299 (and counting) for food bank

11/25/16

Radio personality Monte Belmonte’s fight against hunger took a giant step forward Tuesday when his two-day, 43-mile march from Springfield to...

AMHERST – A local veterans group plans to line the streets outside Hampshire College with hundreds of U.S. flags Sunday following a national...

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Tension flared anew on the Dakota Access pipeline as protesters tried to push past a long-blocked bridge on a state...

HOLYOKE — Keith Washburn said since last Tuesday’s election it’s felt like he’s been living in an alternate reality. In that spirit, the 62-year...

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