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When police departments go off the rails

Stoughton becomes the poster child for missing pieces of police reform.

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Police can seize your property too easily in Massachusetts

A Senate bill makes important reforms to the system, removes financial incentives for abuse.

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How to stop Putin’s attempt to blockade Ukraine’s grain

A multi-nation naval convoy is the best way to bring those agricultural products to market.

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Working on the railroad shouldn’t mean working all the livelong day

A federal audit revealed T train dispatchers working 20-hour shifts. The short-staffed agency must do a better job training its future workforce.

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Wu shouldn’t burden next BPS superintendent with more drama

The state’s proposal for the Boston Public Schools will satisfy no one.

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A travesty foretold

For the first time in memory, Americans’ inalienable rights have been curtailed.

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Extreme heat is coming. Boston needs to prepare — now.

‘Cool roofs,’ more trees, and names for heat waves.

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Suspending the gas tax is a gimmick

The only real answer to rising gas prices is the slowest, but it would also have the greatest long-term effect — reducing the US’s dependence on oil.