Let’s try this: “The United States is a racist country and because of that, I, as a white person, am the beneficiary of power and privileges that have an adverse effect on citizens of color.” There’s no shame in admitting such. It’s just a necessary starting point.
South Boston power plant and homes - Digital Commonwealth
Boston-Power, which once dreamed of building a lithium-ion cell battery factory in the United States, announced Tuesday it has lined up $125 million of investments to shift a big part of its business to China and thin its operation in the U.S. by about 35 percent.
A field of flowers for all those affected by the recent tragedy at the 2013 Boston Marathon.
1994: Boston's Cam Neely scores his 49th and 50th goals in his 44th game of the season, tying Mario Lemieux as the third-fastest player in NHL history to reach the 50-goal mark. Neely gets No. 49 at 6:16 of the first period during a Boston power play, then scores No. 50 by beating goalie Don Beaupre at 11:03 of the third. Neely also has an assist in a 6-3 win against the Washington Capitals.
Ritual specialist (nganga) with power figure. Republic of Congo. Photograph in MFA, Boston. Power figure (Nkisi n’kondi). Kongo peoples (Democratic Republic of the Congo). c. late 19th century C.E. Wood and metal.