Six communities across the state will instead observe Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Amherst, Northampton, Brookline, Cambridge, Somerville, and Great Barrington. 8:00 p.m.
It’s not about “greedy” Boomers or “slacker” Gen Xers. It’s about a generation-spanning decline in upward mobility. 6:27 p.m.
We can’t say for sure that job losses are killing people. Yet it seems likely that there’s a relationship. 5:27 p.m.
Tell us your thoughts about this story. 5:22 p.m.
Beth Wolfensberger Singer’s take on the news. 1:52 p.m.
The blue-collar cities of Chelsea, Revere, Everett, and Malden lifted thousands of their poorest children to better lives. Their story could offer clues to restoring upward mobility in America. 12:55 p.m.
The renowned Harvard economist talks to the Globe about his big-data assault on the most pressing problem of our time. 11:10 a.m.
Pew Research Center recently released a survey about religion in the public education sphere. 6:00 p.m.