Charles Ogletree

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Will Governor Patrick strike out?

Governor Deval Patrick used part of Monday's State of the Commonwealth address to break his public silence on pending law-enforcement legislation.
Full Count Dept.
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  January 27, 2012


If there was ever any doubt that race and perception are intimately linked, the bizarre arrest of Harvard superstar Henry Louis Gates Jr. — which hit the news this past Monday — should dispel it once and for all.
Banner come back
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 24, 2009

Who's next?

If Melvin B. Miller has his way, last week's shutdown of the Bay State Banner — the African-American-focused weekly paper Miller ran as editor and publisher for nearly half a century — won't be the end.
What the Banner 's closure means for Boston's African-Americans
By ADAM REILLY  |  July 17, 2009
Can Ogletree rescue the Banner?

Can Ogletree rescue the Banner?

 On last week's installment of Beat the Press, Emily Rooney reported that Harvard Law professor Charles Ogletree is interested in saving the Bay State Banner....
By Adam Reilly  |  July 13, 2009

Who’s with whom

For Democratic presidential candidates, Boston is the ATM kiosk on the way to New Hampshire.
When John Kerry bowed out of the presidential sweepstakes, it freed Boston’s big Democratic brokers to find a favorite.
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  March 29, 2007