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COVID-19: Invisible Frontline

We are now over a month into the COVID crisis.  While the disease is new and hard to deal with, what is not new is the social inequities that have only grown during this crisis. This disease has really highlighted the horrific ways in which our country has treated low wage workers, gig workers, and …

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COVID-19: MA Eviction and Mortgage Relief Update

Massachusetts is one step (or, well, one signature) away from providing massive relief to  commercial and residential tenants. Since our last update, the Massachusetts senate and the house have passed different versions and those versions went into conferencing. The House has released the compromise bill H.4647 which many expect to be signed by the Governor.  …

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